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ADAPT: The Essex Prevention Coalition
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The Essex Prevention Coalition to reduce underage drinking, addiction and substance abuse in Essex County, NJ. Coordinating with local schools and law enforcement by improving community education and awareness, we target and reduce teenage drinking, teenage drunk driving, and drug abuse throughout New Jersey areas such as Newark, Millburn, Livingston, and the Oranges. Managed by FAMILYConnections, Inc.
The Essex Prevention Coalition to reduce underage drinking, addiction and substance abuse in Essex County, NJ. Coordinating with local schools and law enforcement by improving community education and awareness, we target and reduce teenage drinking, teenage drunk driving, and drug abuse throughout New Jersey areas such as Newark, Millburn, Livingston, and the Oranges. Managed by FAMILYConnections, Inc.

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It's time to share some BIG NEWS with everyone! Essex County, NJ students in Grades 6 through 12 have an opportunity to win prizes and have their artwork displayed throughout the county through the #ADAPTPoster contest!

Check out ADAPT's "What Keeps You Drug and Alcohol Free?" Poster Contest! The entry form and contest rules are available at the link below!

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Join the Millburn Municipal Alliance Committee (MMAC) as they host "Coming to Our Senses," a program for parents focused on mindfulness and resiliency!

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SAMHSA is sponsoring National Prevention Week this Spring. Find out how you can be a part of this great campaign to increase public awareness of behavioral health facts and issues.

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NIDA for Teens has shared a great article discussing efforts led by Youth to Youth (Y2Y) International, a youth-led movement to prevent prescription drug abuse.

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ADAPT is proud to join the National Institute on Drug Abuse's (NIDA's) National Drug Facts Week campaign by raising awareness and spreading drug facts throughout every community in Essex County, NJ. Check this post out to see how you can help our efforts!

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Here is a blog post with a brief history of ADAPT. We hope that you can be a part of our journey!

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Great story about a very informative panel presentation with teens sharing their drug addiction stories with the community. Would you like to partner with ADAPT to have a presentation in your town?

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PARENTS: Check out some great tips and information to prevent drug abuse from The Partnership at Drugfree.org!

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TEENS: Check out "The Cool Spot" to get a reality check about alcohol and get tips on ways to resist peer pressure.
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