Category Archive: Activities

Nov 18

PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION SYMPOSIUM

ON DECEMBER 10TH, THERE WILL BE A PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION SYMPOSIUM.  WITH PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE BEING THE NUMBER ONE REASON ADULTS SEEK TREATMENT SERVICES, WE ARE MEETING TO TALK ABOUT THE ISSUES AND LOOK AT MAKING IN-ROADS TO PREVENTING THIS HEARTACHE.  THE SYMPOSIUM IS GEARED FOR THE MEDICAL COMMUNITY, WITH CMEs AVAILABLE THROUGH THE …

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Sep 09

MONTCALM COMMUNITIES TOGETHER – SEPT 12TH

Hello Friends and Friends To Be,  You are invited by Drug Free Montcalm to participate in a special day focusing on  our county and the various communities within it.  We truly hope you and anyone else, including youth, you would like to invite from your organization and/or community will be able to join with others …

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Aug 02

Insights from a National Epidemic: The Medicine Abuse Project

On Thursday, September 5th, from 3:00 to 4:00 pm a webinar will be held on the topic of Prescription Drug Abuse prevention.  It will be held at the Mid-Michigan District Health Department in Stanton, MI.  YOU ARE INVITED!  For more information contact John Kroneck at 989-831-4591 or at JohnKroneck@CherryHealth.com.  Together we make a difference.

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Feb 27

100% SUCCESSFUL

DURING THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS IN FEBRUARY, MONTCALM PARTICIPATED IN A STATE WIDE SURVEY TO CHECK THE PERCENTAGE OF TOBACCO VENDORS WHO WOULD SELL TOBACCO TO MINORS.  OUR PART OF THE STATE SURVEY INCLUDED SEVEN SITES.  FOR THE SIXTH YEAR IN A ROW, NONE OF THE STORES IN MONTCALM SOLD!!!!  THANK YOU BUSINESS OWNERS …

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Jul 14

Friday Night Fires – Youth Leading the Way

This past spring we held a youth summit at a local campground.  From the Summit a number of local youth stepped forward to decide how to carry the Healthy Choices messages back to their local schools and church youth groups.  They have set up a series of three Friday Night Fires events.  These Friday Night …

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Sep 11

Local Media Contest of 2011

drawing for program

One of the coolest things we did this past year was hold a local media contest for teens.  Check out the winning videos at www.mcpud.org

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