Safe Medicine Disposal Join us on October 23, 2021 from 10:00am-2:00pm for the next DEA Take Back Day. For more details and locations please visit our safe disposal page under resources. As a result of the COVID-19 quarantine, teens have access to unsecured medicine cabinets 24/7. 70% of teens state that they obtain addictive prescription pills from … Read more
Please join us for our 17th annual Professional Fall Conference. Creating a Better Future for Our Communities Together. Wednesday October 27 – Thursday October 28 For 17 years, Prevention Resources, Inc. and partners have been hosting an annual professional conference that aims to bring our sectors together and learn about critical topics pertinent to our … Read more
Not Just A Plant was created by Safe Communities Regional Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset, Prevention Resources, Inc. to educate our community on the most recent scientific data regarding marijuana use, and how marijuana use impacts various sectors of our society. We are working to provide information to youth, parents, business owners, local legislators, school faculty … Read more
Taylor’s Story Join us to hear “Taylor’s Story,” a student athlete’s story of addiction as told by his mother, Kerri Rhodes. This event will consist of a brief video followed by a discussion panel about addiction and prevention. Watch the recording below!
Prevention Scholarship Winners – 2020 The Safe Communities Coalition sponsored a Prevention Scholarship to Hunterdon & Somerset County, NJ current High School Students. Essays were accepted in both English and Spanish. The Prevention Scholarship opportunity was offered to students in grades 9-12. Students were asked to view one of our 3 documentaries created by the SCC (“In a Split Second” (2011), “Pills to Heroin” (2013), and “Fentanyl … Read more
Make it a Night to Remember Underage drinking is preventable, not inevitable. Tips for Teens Going out? Don’t get stuck. In Case of Emergency Contacts Name 3 contact numbers of trusted adults in your phone. These are people that can be called in case of an emergency. (Ex. “Mom ICE”) ICE = In Case of … Read more
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckXajqZXfA4 Safe Coalition’s newest documentary, “Fentanyl Factor”, is intended to educate the community about the role of Fentanyl in the Opioid Crisis. “Fentanyl Factor” includes interviews from local residents and law enforcement effected by the opioid epidemic. Also features interview with a Forensic Scientist inside the lab where real and counterfeit drugs are tested. This … Read more
Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset Counties invite the community, media, and key stakeholders to attend the upcoming launch of their newest documentary, “Fentanyl Factor”. FREE EVENT – includes light refreshments, community film launch, & panel discussion. Wednesday, January 29, 2020, from 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM, at Raritan Valley Community College (in the Event Center … Read more
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