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Youth Mental Health First Aid

October 1st | 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 you do it? A young person who is developing ...

Addiction: Families find help in own recovery

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 destructive disease. Families struggle to save the ones they ...

Local Businesses are Key in Preventing Underage Drinking

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 products, there are ways that they can play a ...

Struggling to Learn to Live in the Real World

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 issues to navigating the system in search of services. ...

Raising Resilient Youth

Current prEvents — December 21, 2015 — Times Argus By Drew McNaughton – Main Street Middle School Community Connections Site Coordinator in Montpelier. Why do some kids thrive and others crash? For years, researchers tried to understand why some children from terrible backgrounds rose above ...

Local police from Montpelier and Berlin attend statewide Law Enforcement Training

Ginny Burley (left center) of Central Vermont New Directions Coalition (CVNDC) spoke to 100 law enforcement attendees about partnering with statewide prevention coalitions to help keep communities safe. CVNDC assisted Steve Waldo (left) in organizing this statewide educational opportunity, held at Camp Johnson in Colchester ...

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