Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion

Rhode Island Orientation Guide for Regional Prevention Coalitions

Rhode Island Prevention Resource Center, 2018 This Guide was designed as a basic reference for municipal and Regional Prevention Task Force coordinators, members and staff, especially those who may be new to the RI prevention system. The purpose of the Guide is to... read more

Research Letter: Association of Cannabis Use With Adolescent Psychotic Symptoms

American Medical Association, June 2018 This research letter discusses cannabis use and adolescent psychotic symptoms. read more

Youth tobacco use drops during 2011-2017

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, June 7, 2018 Fewer U.S. middle and high school students are using tobacco products – but too many still do, according to a new survey published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food and... read more

PSA – Count It! Lock It! Drop It!

Southern Providence County Regional Coalition, 2018 Click here  or here to view a PSA produced by the Southern Providence County Regional Coalition about opioid storage and disposal. read more

Impaired Driving Info-graphic

South County Prevention Coalition, 2018 Car crashes are the leading cause of death among 16-19 year olds.  This info-graphic provides more information around impaired driving in Rhode Island. read more

BH Link

In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.

401.414.LINK (5465)