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Perspectives: Professional Advisory Committee on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

This past week, CCCADA Intern Aniah attended the Professional Advisory Committee on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (PACADA) meeting. PACADA has been a long standing meeting of professionals to to improve communication and collaboration among the county’s mental health and substance abuse continuum of care….

Perspectives: Attending VMS Wellness Day

On Tuesday, January 29, Voorhees Middle School invited the Youth Empowered! Program to attend their 2nd Annual Wellness Day. YEP! Program staff were able to work with over 1000+ students in grades 6-8. The YEP! table featured up-to-date resources on the risks of vaping…

Rx Safe Homes Campaign

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have classified prescription drug abuse as an epidemic. Misuse of prescription drugs is rampant across the country and Camden County is no exception. In many cases, medications are accessed through everyday means. There have been an increasing…