Prevention Committee

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The Prevention Committee consists of leadership and members from each of the

Local Prevention Councils (LPCs) in Region 5. 

The committee members assist Western CT Coalition to assess prevention needs and assets in the service area and to develop, implement and evaluate prevention programs in their respective communities that align with the Regional Priority Planning Report.

The LPC Leadership Meeting dates for fiscal year 2022 (currently on Zoom 5:00-6:30 p.m.):

September 21, 2021

November 16, 2021

January 18, 2022

March 15, 2022

May 17, 2022

12 Month Prevention Calendar

Prevention Focus:  Vaping

Vaping and Marijuana Toolkit
Resources from the Connecticut Clearinghouse
(All materials can be downloaded)

 PowerPoint Presentation:

Available in Spanish
Available in Spanish
Available in Spanish

These brochures and more are available for order. 

Contact the Connecticut Clearinghouse 800-232-4424 or visit ctclearinghouse.org

In the News:

PAVe (Parents Against Vaping and E-Cigarettes) is a national grassroots organization founded in 2018 by three New York City moms as a response to the youth vaping epidemic.

Prevention Focus:  Cannabis

For a Spanish version of The Educator, click here

For Portuguese, click here

CADCA, along with the National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is excited to announce the release of Practical Theorist Cannabis, The Current State of Affairs

From SAMHSA's

Evidence-Based Guide Series:

Preventing Marijuana Use 

Among Youth

From Stanford Medicine

Theory-based and evidence-informed resources created by educators, parents, and researchers aimed at preventing middle and high school students’ use of cannabis/marijuana.