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Join our Prevention Team!

Want to make a difference? Central Vermont New Directions Coalition (CVNDC) has been at the heart of substance abuse prevention in Washington County since 1998. Central Vermont New Directions Coalition (CVNDC), in Montpelier, seeks a dynamic, collaborative-minded individual to coordinate our prevention education and public ...

How are the Kids? What the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey has to say

Current PrEvents | Times Argus | November 14, 2018 By ANN GILBERT Editor’s note: Current PrEvents is produced by the Central Vermont New Directions Coalition in Montpelier as part of the Regional Prevention Partnership grant from the Vermont Department of Health. In March of 2018, ...

The Great American Smokeout is November 15

Central Vermont New Directions Coalition encourages smokers to make a plan to quit smoking during the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout® The 43rd Annual Great American Smokeout® is November 15, 2018 Central VT New Directions Coalition is encouraging community members to commit or recommit ...

Rx Take Back Day

Do you have unwanted, unused, or expired medications in your medicine cabinet? Saturday is National Drug Take Back Day and we encourage everyone to bring their old medications to a local disposal site in efforts to keep our community and environment safe. Click here for ...

A Unique Partnership Combating the Opioid Crisis

Current PrEvents – Times Argus – October 19, 2018 By ROBERT PURVIS About three years ago, Drs. Mark Depman and Javad Mashkuri of Central Vermont Medical Center’s Emergency Department realized that the hospital was going to be called upon to play a much larger role ...

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