International Overdose Awareness Day Events In Austin

  Participation in Texas/International Overdose Awareness Day is free. Anyone wishing to be involved may do so. TEXAS OVERDOSE NALOXONE INITIATIVE “TONI”   An invitation to mark Texas/International Overdose Awareness Day on Wednesday August 31 2016   We are seeking your support to mark Texas Overdose Awareness Day on Wednesday August 31 2016.   Overdose Awareness Day is a key remembrance event for those who have died from fatal drug overdoses, as well as family members and friends who have been affected. On Wednesday August 31, thousands of people worldwide will stand together to reflect on their losses. The intention of this event is to address the stigma of drug addiction and overdose and to reinforce the idea that no one need feel shame or disgrace […]

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Big Texas Rally for Recovery to be Held in Dallas

October 2, 2016 Dallas, Texas Continental Avenue Bridge Texas Recovers, Association of Persons Affected by Addiction, and a statewide coalition of recovery organizations will host the Big Texas Rally for Recovery (BTRR) to be held on October 2, 2016. BTRR will serve as the culmination of the many activities that take place during Recovery Month in September. Every September, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) promotes Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use issues and celebrate communities. Dallas, Texas has been selected as the national hub site for the Faces and Voices of Recovery and SAMHSA Recovery Month Rally.   We expect 10,000 persons to walk with us across the newly renovated Continental Bridge in downtown Dallas in support of recovery from alcohol […]

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Join Our Prevention Team!

Looking for special people who want to change the lives of our area youth. Local non-profit organization looking for energetic and positive individuals to provide substance abuse and tobacco prevention/education in areas schools and community sites throughout Region IV of Northeast Texas. A life changing opportunity that requires strong organization, multi-tasking, oral/written communication skills and a willingness to learn. Reliable transportation with a good driving record a must. Successful candidates must pass background check and drug screen. To become a Prevention Specialist with our team send resume to: ETCADA Prevention Specialist at ETCADA is an EEOE, Veterans highly encouraged to apply.

2016 Day of Action

Event: 2016 Day of Action Date: June 17 starting at 07:30 AM Agency: Greater Longview United Way Description: Day of Action on June 17, 2016 is an opportunity for all Greater Longview communities to make a difference. By joining together, volunteers spend a day helping United Way partner agencies.   Volunteers from across Greater Longview  are invited to take a day and spend it with a United Way funded agency or another community initiative to make a difference.   If your business would like to volunteer please contact our office at 903-758-0191 or click here and fill out the registration form. Make a difference in your community - VOLUNTEER   Location: 310 S. Fredonia Greater Longview United Way Longview, TX 75602 Event Contact: Kathy Rae  

Opioid Overdose Prevention Training

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