Category Archives: Prevention Awareness Calendar

President Obama Proclaims January as National Mentoring Month

Reprinted from Mentor Minute.  January 3, 2012: President Barack Obama has issued a proclamation designating January as National Mentoring Month, saying, “Every day, mentors help young Americans face the challenges of growing into adulthood. By setting a positive example and … Continue reading

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From NOYS: National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention (3D) Month

(republished courtesy of National Organizations for Youth Safety’s Under YOUR Influence Newsletter)   December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention (3D) Month.   Did You Know?  There is approximately one death per every 48 minutes that is related to an alcohol-impaired motor … Continue reading

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“The Blunt Truth: Communities Dealing With Marijuana”

We will be screening this at Caring Communities on Thursday, August 25th –bring a lunch and join us at 1 PM! Or, you can sign up for it by following the links below.  A FREE, Public Domain Video Program Available as a … Continue reading

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Family Day —

Monday, September 26, 2011 Become a Family Day STAR! I commit to: S– Spend time with my kids by having dinner together T– Talk to them about their friends, interests and the dangers of drugs and alcohol A– Answer their questions and listen to what they … Continue reading

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Kingman Street Klassic supports mentoring and more

A great time was had by our mentors, mentees, and families at the Kingman Street Klassic in July! Many thanks to all who helped out, with special thanks going to Lisa Thibault, Roger Bushey, our WM advisory committee members and supermentors. … Continue reading

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