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Bringing More Behavioral Health Prevention to Schools

September 7, 2017

In June, more than 160 people attended the Safe and Healthy Schools Summit in Columbus.  This opportunity was provided as part of the Safe Schools, Healthy Students (SSHS) federal grant administered by Ohio. The

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Welcome New Board Members

September 6, 2017

PreventionFIRST! (PF!) is proud to announce six new Board of Trustee members — Robert Lesan III, Patricia Neal-Miller, Captain Maurice Robinson, Honorable Amy Searcy, Daniel Schloemer and Robert Wilson. They are

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Anderson Township Heroin Citizen's Committee to Host "PF! Call to Action Community Forum"

January 6, 2017

The community of Anderson Township will join in regional efforts to address the opioid epidemic by hosting a "PF! Call to Action Community Forum" on Wednesday, February 15 starting at 7:00 p.m. at Nagel Middle School,

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Ohio's Responsible Gambling Campaign Wins National Awards

Ohio's Responsible Gambling Campaign Wins National Awards

August 17, 2016

The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) announced this past July that Ohio's "Be the 95%" campaign won three campaign award categories at their July 13-16, 2016 conference. "Be the 95%" and the campaign

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Welcome New Board of Trustee Members!

August 17, 2016

Please help PreventionFIRST! welcome our newly elected board of trustee members for the 2016-2017 year. Matthew Clayton, Health Commissioner, Springdale Health Department; Tim Volpenhein, Tax Manager, Deloitte; Dave

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Five Forums Completed & Calls to Action in Place for Opiate Prevention

May 10, 2016

By Laura Allen A round of applause to communities that have completed the Call to Action Community Forums offered by PreventionFIRST! To date, Norwood, Wyoming, Lockland and Mt.Washington have hosted a forum and put

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