National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will be Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

National Take-Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs. The last Take-Back Day brought in more than 900,000 pounds of unused or expired prescription medication. This brings the total amount of prescription drugs collected by DEA since the fall of 2010 to 10,878,950 pounds. Check DEA’s official Take Back Day website for […]

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For release: 2018 End of Year Evaluation Report: Community Perceptions of Substance Use and Outcomes of Educational Activities

Service providers and community coalitions throughout Southern Arizona under contract with Cenpatico Integrated Care, Inc addressed substance use and misuse among youth and older adults across four Counties in Southern Arizona. Results from data collected across two years, 2016-2018, are reported. Topics include: Prevailing problems of substance misuse Community perceptions of youth access to substances […]

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INTRODUCING…THE 2017 RED RIBBON THEME: YOUR FUTURE IS KEY, SO STAY DRUG FREE.™

The 2017 National Red Ribbon Week theme: Your Future Is Key, So Stay Drug Free™. Winner Iris Yu with teacher Cheryl Holsapfel and mom Wei Yu The theme was created by Iris Yu, a student at Solon Middle School in Solon, Ohio. The school will receive national recognition and $500 in Red Ribbon Theme merchandise from Nimco, Inc.In addition to the attention she […]

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