Helps communities plan and implement their National Prevention Week (NPW) 2019 activities. In addition to information on health observances and SAMHSA resources, the guide includes quarterly checklists, planning tips, and introductions to NPW’s federal partners. This year’s calendar also features Augmented Reality (AR), so the calendar can come alive for users after they download a free app for their mobile device.
Describes a survey of campus administrators on marijuana use. Administrators are seeing increased marijuana use and related problems, and think colleges can and should address the issue. However, there are wide gaps in opinion between different administrative roles on campus. Health, residence, and safety officials are much more aware of issues around marijuana than those in academic or student affairs administration.
Features resources, materials, and tools created by the Great American Smokeout, aimed at helping schools and communities launch a campaign against smoking. These are for general audiences, as well as a college audience, and Spanish speakers.
Provides information about how schools and institutions of higher education can combat the threat of opioid misuse and prepare for emergencies. The guide recommends forming a planning team, studying the issue, determining goals, and planning for implementation. It provides many resources that can be used by those on the prevention teams.