Prevention

Our prevention professionals work with schools, youth service bureaus, law enforcement, community leaders, parents and others throughout Connecticut to educate about the risk factors facing today's youth, including the harmful effects of drug and alcohol use.

teen-girl-with-family-outside-662850272.jpgOur programs are designed to build strong connections between youth, their families and their communities, and include in-school, after-school and summer programming.

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Meriden Healthy Youth Coalition

The Meriden Healthy Youth Coalition (MHYC) is a community coalition created to work collaboratively to reduce and prevent alcohol, other substance use and their related problems through raising awareness while promoting healthy lifestyles.

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Prevention Programs and Services


Support Groups & Events

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020, 6:30PM - 7:45PM

Bipolar: An Introduction to the Disorder

This program is for families and friends of individuals who have bipolar or a related disorder. Participants will acquire a basic [...]

Thursday, Feb 27, 2020, 5:00PM - 6:30PM

Hearing Voices Network

Peer run support group based firmly on a belief of self-help, mutual respect and understanding where people can safely share their [...]

Thursday, Feb 27, 2020, 6:00PM - 7:30PM

No Butts, How to Stop Smoking for Good

In this FREE info session, join board certified family medicine physicians Eric Walsh, MD, DrPH, Medical Director for Hartford [...]