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School Gardens in Full Bloom with Help from FoodCorps

This spring Washington County: One Community FoodCorps service member Emily Seymour and students from Rose M. Gaffney Elementary (RMG) and Machias Memorial High School in Read the Rest…

[ published on June 25, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

Protect Your Child From Lead Poisoning

Lead can have a very serious and permanent effect on a child’s growth and development. It can cause learning disabilities, behavioral problems, hearing damage, language Read the Rest…

[ published on June 24, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

Machias, Eastport ‘One Voice’ students kick off Project “Sticker Shock”

Washington County: One Voice youth from Rose M. Gaffney Elementary School (Machias) and Shead High School (Eastport) kicked off “Project Sticker Shock,” a youth-led initiative Read the Rest…

[ published on June 23, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

Summer Time = Time to Talk

It’s time to talk.   According to the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), more young people try alcohol Read the Rest…

[ published on June 20, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

Thirdhand smoke is real – and dangerous.

Thirdhand smoke is the residue left behind by tobacco smoke that clings to a variety of surfaces such as hair, clothes, furniture, walls, and carpets. Read the Rest…

[ published on June 18, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

National Prevention Week is May 17-23

National Prevention Week takes place May 17-23, 2015. This annual national observance, sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), brings public Read the Rest…

[ published on May 15, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

Honors of Heroes of Prevention

Each year Partnership 4 Success Coalition has the opportunity to honor prevention workers, organizations, agencies, and community members of prevention work for their outstanding work, Read the Rest…

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Give Addiction the Boot!

Share Your Story. Have an Impact. Give Addiction the Boot! Share Your Story. Have an Impact. As part of National Prevention Week 2015 (May 17-23), Read the Rest…

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“I Choose…”

As part of National Prevention Week (May 17-23) Washington County: One Community challenges you to participate in our, “I Choose…” Project. It’s an easy way Read the Rest…

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2015 A La Mud A Huge Success!

Brilliant sunshine and mild temperatures greeted the adrenaline-pumped registrants as they arrived for the 2nd Annual A La Mud Obstacle Challenge on Sunday, May 3rd. Read the Rest…

[ published on May 14, 2015 under WC:OC's BlogNo comments yet ]

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