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Register Today! Webinar on March 20, 2019 About How to Leverage Partnerships for Communities Talk Events

Underage drinking touches many aspects of a community or college campus so it’s important to involve as many individuals in the community as possible in a Communities Talk: Town Hall Meeting to Prevent Underage Drinking event. Join the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and other experts on March 20 to learn about leveraging partnerships in planning/hosting a Communities Talk event.

Leveraging Partnerships in Planning/Hosting a Communities Talk event”

Wednesday, March 20

2–3 p.m. EST

Register TODAY: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/2cxaz428cv0f&eom

 

Partnering with elected officials, law enforcement professionals, school administrators and educators, parent and student organizations, faith-based organizations, local media and businesses can help increase a Communities Talk event’s reach and impact. Partners can provide a wealth of support for an event, such as recruiting or obtaining event speakers, promoting the event, offering a venue, supplying volunteers, and donating door prizes and giveaways.

Confirmed webinar speaker include:

  • Becky Carlson, Executive Director, Center for Prevention and Counseling, New Jersey
  • Sally Linowski, Associate Dean of Students, Off Campus Student Life and Community Engagement, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Allisyn Marks, Youth Commissioner, Placer County Youth Commission, Auburn, California

The webinar will provide community-based organizations and institutions of higher education with the opportunity to gather recommendations and ask questions of presenters.

Please feel free to share this event with your acquaintances and encourage them to register today.

This year the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) will sponsor its seventh round of Communities Talk: Town Hall Meetings to Prevent Underage Drinking. Since this initiative began in 2006, thousands of Communities Talk events held across the country have increased public awareness and supported the efforts of community-based organizations (CBOs) to prevent underage drinking. Most importantly, these meetings have helped mobilize community action in support of evidence-based prevention practices. For more information about Communities Talk Town Hall Events, visit SAMHSA’s Underage Drinking Prevention Education Initiatives’ website at http://www.stopalcoholabuse.gov/TownHallMeetings.

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This special event on January 25th is sponsored by the Rocklin Unified School District. If you are a parent, counselor, or someone else outside of the RUSD and you would like to attend this event, contact: Christina Ivazes:   civazes@placer.ca.gov to receive an invitation link when it is available. Seating is limited. 

Western Placer Unified School District is hosting a series of PARENT RESOURCE NIGHTS for the Lincoln community. The first session will focus on Signs, Symptoms and Risks of Teen Alcohol and Other Drug Use and will be held in English on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. The Coalition for Auburn and Lincoln Youth (CALY) and other community partners are presenting and providing important resources. Pizza and refreshments provided. 

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Western Placer Unified School District is hosting a series of PARENT RESOURCE NIGHTS for the Lincoln community. The first session will focus on Signs, Symptoms and Risks of Teen Alcohol and Other Drug Use and will be held in Spanish on Thursday, February 22, 2018. The Coalition for Auburn and Lincoln Youth (CALY) and other community partners are presenting and providing important resources. Pizza and refreshments provided. 

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