Encouraging healthy behavior and decreasing substance abuse in our community.


  • News
  • News

News

3-4-50

Published on February 12th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents    February 10, 2018    Times Argus A Guide to Improving Family Health Would it surprise you to learn that over 50% of all deaths in Vermont are caused by just four diseases and ... Read More


News

Safe Sharps Disposal

Published on January 29th, 2018 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   January 27, 2018    Times Argus By ANN GILBERT, Director of Central Vermont New Directions Coalition Safe and easy disposal of sharps is a public health priority in Vermont. What are Sharps? “Sharps” is a ... Read More


News

Substance use in older adults on the rise

Published on July 25th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents  – Times Argus – July 25, 2017 By Matt Whalen For healthy adults age 65 and over, drinking more than one drink a day puts a person at risk of serious health problems. Seniors ... Read More


News

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Published on October 1st, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   October 17, 2016   Times Argus A way to help youth in your community By Jeff Hunsberger and Kirk Postlewaite If you had a chance to make a difference in a young person’s life, would ... Read More


News

Addiction: Families find help in own recovery

Published on September 19th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   September 19, 2016   Times Argus Addiction: Families find help in own recovery By Sarah Munro, Vermont Department of Health substance abuse Prevention Consultant at the Barre District Office. Addiction is a baffling, powerful and ... Read More


alcohol

Local Businesses are Key in Preventing Underage Drinking

Published on August 15th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   August 15, 2016   Times Argus Local Businesses Are Key Players in Preventing Underage Drinking By Ann Gilbert, Director, Central Vermont New Directions Coalition For businesses that sell or serve beer, wine, alcohol, or tobacco ... Read More


News

Struggling to Learn to Live in the Real World

Published on July 20th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents  – July 18, 2016 – Times Argus Struggling to Learn How to Live in the Real World By Brittany Mahoney Brittany is a young woman who has faced many challenges, from poverty and health ... Read More


Back to Top ↑
  • Upcoming Events

    Mar
    15
    Thu
    6:00 pm Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library | Northfield | Vermont | United States
    Are your kids 9-14 years old? “GUIDING GOOD CHOICES” is a 5-session Parenting workshop series to be held Wednesdays, January 17-February 14, 6:00-8:00 pm, at Aldrich Public Library. This aids parents and caregivers of children, in[...]
    Mar
    22
    Thu
    6:00 pm Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 19 @ 8:00 pm
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library | Northfield | Vermont | United States
    Are your kids 9-14 years old? “GUIDING GOOD CHOICES” is a 5-session Parenting workshop series to be held Wednesdays, January 17-February 14, 6:00-8:00 pm, at Aldrich Public Library. This aids parents and caregivers of children, in[...]
    Mar
    29
    Thu
    6:00 pm Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library | Northfield | Vermont | United States
    Are your kids 9-14 years old? “GUIDING GOOD CHOICES” is a 5-session Parenting workshop series to be held Wednesdays, January 17-February 14, 6:00-8:00 pm, at Aldrich Public Library. This aids parents and caregivers of children, in[...]
    Apr
    5
    Thu
    6:00 pm Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – May 3 @ 8:00 pm
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library | Northfield | Vermont | United States
    Are your kids 9-14 years old? “GUIDING GOOD CHOICES” is a 5-session Parenting workshop series to be held Wednesdays, January 17-February 14, 6:00-8:00 pm, at Aldrich Public Library. This aids parents and caregivers of children, in[...]
    Apr
    12
    Thu
    6:00 pm Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library
    Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – May 10 @ 8:00 pm
    Guiding Good Choices @ Northfield Elementary School Library | Northfield | Vermont | United States
    Are your kids 9-14 years old? “GUIDING GOOD CHOICES” is a 5-session Parenting workshop series to be held Wednesdays, January 17-February 14, 6:00-8:00 pm, at Aldrich Public Library. This aids parents and caregivers of children, in[...]
  • Join Our Newsletter

    Subscribe to our mailing list

    * indicates required
  • Facebook By Weblizar Powered By Weblizar