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Treatment & Recovery
If you need help, get help. If you are struggling with addiction, seek help. Treatment is prevention! By getting help you are preventing cycles of addiction and saving your loved ones from difficult times. For more information check out our Treatment & Recovery page.
Prescription Drug Safety
Make sure that your medicines are secured and check in with others to make sure they’re using proper storage and disposal techniques. We help answer your questions like… What does it matter if I share my prescriptions? and Where can I get rid of my old or unused prescriptions? See our Prescription Drug page for more information.
Be a Buddy not a Bully!
Teach the kids in your life to stand up for those who may be getting bullied. Continued bullying can be a risk factor for substance abuse. Learn how to break the silence and get involved! http://www.stopbullying.gov/index.html
From the HLV Blog for Adults
This week I did a "scarey" thing... that wasn't... I was invited into the 6th grade at Johnson Elementary School to help the students prepare for their transition to middle school. Specifically to help the students build refusal skills to avoid alcohol and drug use. ...read more
Recently Theresa Vezina from VT Cares, presented a new resource in our region. She shared with community partners about their Harm Reduction Program which includes a mobile van that comes to Morrisville, for safe needle exchange/distribution. The program began as a...read more
You can help!
There’s a lot you can do to support prevention in your community.
Be a role model! If you choose to use alcohol, practice safety.
Volunteer – We are always on the lookout for volunteers who might like to help get the word out, write grants, or be of general assistance.
For more information on how you can help, click here to contact us via email, or call us at (802) 730-6599.