Community Coalition Coordinator

Local non-profit seeks individual for Community Coalition Coordinator for Harrison County to coordinate public relations, conduct presentations to identified populations, recruit, train and utilize Coalition volunteers to assist in coalition evidence-based environmental strategies. Exceent public speaking kils, oral/writen communication, abilty to plan, organize, prioritize and multi-task a must. Reliable transportation, with a good driving record is a must. Flexible work schedule requires some Saturdays and evenings community presentations and events. Some travel to training required. Minimum of Bachelor's degree required. Successful candidates must pass background check and drug screen. EOE. Send resume and letter of interest to ETCADA Community Coalition Coordinator ddotson@etcada.com

City of Henderson Passes Smoking Ordiance

Thanks to the hard work of our coalition members the City of Henderson is the 58th city in Tx to have a Comprehensive smoking ordinance including e-cigarettes.

Announcing TABC: Mobile, the official smartphone app of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission

TABC: Mobile lets users search for nearby TABC-licensed businesses and see data about any licensed establishment in Texas. Plus, retailers or the public can use the app to report a breach of the peace from any location 24 hours a day. TABC: Mobile is now available for free on the Apple iOS and Google Play stores. To learn more, visit http://www.tabc.texas.gov/mobile.  

Regulating Availability of Cocaine and Meth Ingredients Helped Reduce Drug Use

By Partnership News Service Staff August 18th, 2016 A new study suggests restrictions put into place by the U.S. government on a chemical needed to produce cocaine have led to a reduced use of the drug in the past decade. Mexican police action against a company importing pseudoephedrine, which is used to make meth, also contributed to the decline. The U.S. government cracked down on the availability of the chemical used in making cocaine, sodium permanganate, in 2006, UPI reports. Since then, the number of people using cocaine in the past year decreased by 1.9 million people, or 32 percent. After the Mexican government closed down a company accused of importing more than 60 tons of pseudoephedrine, the supply of meth was reduced significantly, researchers report in the […]

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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 cdoan@etcada.com ETCADA is an EEOE, Veterans highly encouraged to apply.