TRU Leadership Day 4/21/16

TRU Leadership Day 4/21/16

Students from Slippery Rock University’s Social Work and Public Health departments organized and hosted Mars and Slippery Rock School District TRU students on campus for the culminating event of their semester-long tobacco prevention efforts.  The college students mentored the TRU students in team building activities to develop leadership skills. A Call to Action rally included plans for a Turquoise Takeover at the high schools, an initiative started by the Lung Force.

Beaver County Town Hall Meeting

Friday, November 6, 2015

Prescription Drug Abuse and Its Relationship to Heroin:

Second Annual Beaver County Town Hall Meeting

Follow up to the first event to explore these issues:

  • How have we responded?
  • What can we do?
  • Can accidental overdose be prevented?
  • What is the role of naloxone (Narcan ®)?

RSVP by October 30, Required
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Light lunch provided
Community College of Beaver County
Athletic and Events Center (Dome)

To register online, click here.  3 PCB Credits.

Our guest speakers will be:
Neil Capretto, D.O., F.A.S.A.M. (“Where Are We Now?”)
Alice Bell, L.C.S.W. (“How to Administer Naloxone”)
Overdose Prevention Coordinator | Prevention Point, Pittsburgh
Judge Deborah A. Kunselman (“Act 53 in Beaver County”)
and Recovery Speakers

This program is sponsored by the Beaver County Behavioral Health Drug and Alcohol Program and coordinated by Keystone Wellness Programs.  It is a project of the Beaver County Prescription Drug Abuse Coalition.