Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion

‘I Can’t Stop’: Schools Struggle With Vaping Explosion

The New York Times, April 2, 2018 This article published in the New York Times about vaping in schools mentions Cumberland High School. read more

Alcohol Portal

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2018 While most people know that drinking too much alcohol can lead to injuries and deaths in car crashes, many people do not know that drinking too much alcohol also can increase the chances of  cancer, suicide, unintended... read more

Ending Discrimination Against People with Mental and Substance Use Disorders: The Evidence for Stigma Change

The National Academy of Sciences 2016 A publication from The National Academy of Sciences, Ending Discrimination Against People with Mental and Substance Use Disorders: The Evidence for Stigma Change explores the ongoing priority of enhancing the lives of people... read more

Brain Development, Teen Behavior and Preventing Drug Use

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids There’s a reason that teenagers act the way they do. Understanding the brain science behind teenage behavior can help parents better prepare their kids to avoid drugs and alcohol. Click here for the full... read more

ASPIRE Other Tools From Youth & Family Cancer Prevention Program

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2018 ASPIRE is a free, bilingual, online tool that helps middle and high school teens learn about being tobacco free. It explains the dangers of tobacco and nicotine use, so they never start smoking.  Or, if they already... read more

The Hope & Recovery
Support Line

In the event of an opioid overdose, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can also talk to your doctor about medication-assisted treatment.

401.942.STOP (7867)