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Into the Issues

February 13th | by Deb Wolf

Ann Gilbert represented Prevention on the “Into the Issues” forum on the opiate crisis, February 12th at Montpelier High School, moderated by Times Argus Editor Steven Pappas...

3-4-50

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 that they are the result of only three behaviors? ...

Our Voices Xposed Rally

at the Statehouse – All are invited February 6, 9-11 am Youth members of Our Voices Xposed (OVX) will march to the Statehouse to demonstrate their concern about the dangers of flavored tobacco on Vermont’s youth. 8:45 am: OVX youth will march from Montpelier High ...

Safe Sharps Disposal

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 medical term for any of the invasive devices that ...

Vermont Report Card on State of Tobacco Control

Vermont’s Mixed Grades Show Stalled Efforts to Save Lives, Reduce Tobacco Use, Finds New American Lung Association Report 2018 ‘State of Tobacco Control’ report finds Vermont lawmakers’ efforts to reduce tobacco use was largely unproductive in 2017 and faces possible regression in 2018. The American ...

Combating butt litter

As a member of one of 13 tobacco community prevention grantees in Vermont, CVNDC Prevention Specialist Ginny Burley joined others at a network and sustainability training December 6th where she was a panelist and shared information about Montpelier’s “Trash Tramps” and our success at combating ...

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