National DEA Take Back Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10AM until 2PM Clean out your medicine cabinets and safely dispose of your unused, unwanted, or expired medications. How to safe dispose (solid medications): – Includes prescription, over-the-counter, pet meds, etc. – Leave medications in the container – Remove any personal information – Bring to your local participating Take-Back location, (more locations TBA). HUNTERDON: • Hunterdon County Justice Center (65 Park Ave, Flemington, NJ 08822) • Hunterdon County Library (314 NJ-12, Flemington, NJ 08822) • Califon Borough Municipal Building (39 Academy St, Califon, NJ 07830) • Clinton Township Police Department (1370 Route 31 North, Annandale, …

Teens “Shatter the Myths” for National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset counties, managed by Prevention Resources, Inc., participated in the 10th annual National campaign to “Shatter the Myths” for National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW), held January 22 through 28, 2018. The goal of this campaign is to stimulate science-based conversation about substance use and addiction via community events and initiatives. The Safe Communities Youth Sector led Hunterdon (HCYC) and Somerset (SCYC) in a collaborative and layered approach by targeting local high schools, peers, and social media. “Our young people are greatly concerned about how their community, locally and nationally, are being impacted …