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Advisory Board Announcement

Published on July 27th, 2021 | by Will Roberts

Central VT New Directions Coalition, encouraging healthy behaviors and decreasing substance use in Washington County, invites parents, community members, youth members, healthcare providers, and educators to join our monthly advisory board meetings. You’ll not only be ... Read More


Talking to Teens About Coronavirus

Published on May 18th, 2020 | by Erica Zimmerman

Social distancing is hard for everyone, but it can be especially tough on teens. After all, we’re asking them to stay home just when they’re craving independence and social connections. They’re worrying about how the pandemic ... Read More


Parenting for Prevention

Published on May 12th, 2020 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents – May 4, 2020 – The Times Argus By AMELIA SHERMAN What a challenging time for all of us right now with uncertainty and trying to figure out how to do things differently. As ... Read More


Cannabis Use and Pregnancy

Published on March 25th, 2020 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents – March, 2020 – The Times Argus By AMELIA SHERMAN With Vermont potentially becoming the next state to establish a commercial cannabis market, questions abound in the minds of Vermonters regarding cannabis and its ... Read More


Teens are Concerned About Dating Violence

Published on March 13th, 2020 | by Deb Wolf

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Supports teens concerned about unhealthy relationships Current prEvents – February/March, 2020 – The Times Argus By AMELIA SHERMAN The bitter cold of February is sinking in, and what better way is ... Read More


Sober… Curious?

Published on January 24th, 2020 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents — January 24, 2020 — The Times Argus By AMELIA SHERMAN Ah, January. The New Year is still fresh on our minds, and the air is swirling with flurries of resolutions that intermingle with ... Read More


Do You Know Where Your Middle Schooler Is?

Published on November 18th, 2019 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents — November 15, 2019 — The Times Argus By AMELIA SHERMAN Raising a family is a full-time job. It’s a challenge for parents to continuously keep up with the ever-changing needs and stages of ... Read More


Vaping Costing More in Money and Health

Published on September 23rd, 2019 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents — September 21, 2019 — The Times Argus By MARY DONNELLY In the middle of the summer, I ran into a young friend of mine who told me she had quit vaping. “I finally ... Read More

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