Posts Posts by: "Mary Linder"

Coalitions in Action: The Benefits of Mentorship in Affecting Change   Origianl Article from CADCA on May 31, 2018.     How can emerging coalitions seek guidance on how to make an impact? Become a Drug Free Communities Mentee Coalition of the Alliance of Coalitions for Healthy Communities, like the Genesee County Prevention Coalition (GCPC…(Read More)

The Genesee County Prevention Coalition Promotes Substance Use Prevention During Month of the Military Child with the Help of “Talk. They Hear You.”® Campaign By Rebecca Jadwin The month of April includes both Alcohol Awareness Month and the Month of the Military Child. Children in military families can experience stressful events, such as deployment, moving…(Read More)

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Genesee County Prevention Coalition (GCPC) on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 9:00 am – 11:00 am at the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, 1938 Howard Road, Flint. The theme for this year is Growing Community Roots – Inspiring Youth Potential. Our guest speaker will be…(Read More)

It’s Rx Take Back Time Posted on: 10/12/18   The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day comes twice a year, in April and October. This day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue. According to the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.2 million Americans misused controlled…(Read More)

Recovery Month: A Time of Celebration and Hope Re-posted: September 20, 2918 Originally posted: September 4, 2018 By: Chideha M. Ohuoha, M.D., M.P.H., CAPT (USPHS), Director, SAMHSA Center for Substance Abuse Treatment September is National Recovery Month. We celebrate the millions of Americans who are living their lives in recovery from…(Read More)