Registrations are now open for the 2020 Problem Gambling Conference to be held on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 at the Westmoreland County Community College in Youngwood. For more information, contact Sarah Dunford [email protected].
SAVE THE DATE for Our Inaugural Westmoreland County Prevention Conference
CSAY and the Westmoreland Drug and Alcohol Commission are hosting a Prevention Conference on Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Westmoreland County Community College! Some of the topics include: Vaping, Compassion Satisfaction-Avoiding Burnout, Trauma & Addiction-Impact on the brain, and how prevention and recovery work together. The event is free and lunch will be provided. Free vendor spaces will be available as well. Mark it on your calendar now!
Westmoreland Drug and Alcohol Case Management
Drug and Alcohol Case Management helps individuals with substance abuse problems access treatment services which includes detoxification, residential, halfway house, and all levels of outpatient services; partial, intensive outpatient and traditional outpatient.
Westmoreland Drug and Alcohol Commission Awards 13 Thomas Nega Drug Free Lifestyle Grants at Annual Dinner
The Thomas Nega Drug Free Lifestyle grants are made available by WeDAC in an effort to recognize and reward Westmoreland County grass roots organizations and community or school groups that have recently demonstrated their commitment to the promotion of drug-free lifestyles. The recipients propose to implement various activities and services that include family fun nights, installing vaping detectors, purchasing underage drinking educational materials, adding to faith-based recovery-friendly curriculum, social norming campaigns and so much more!!
Breaking the Stigma
The Mon Valley Opioid Coalition would like to hear your thoughts on substance abuse in our community, please take a moment and complete our survey.
1 in 5 youth are affected by a mental health disorder. Stigma associated with mental health creates an environment of shame, and fear and silences students from speaking up and getting help. It is our goal to STOMP OUT STIGMA, EDUCATE the public and offer HOPE and SUPPORT to those struggling alone in mental un-wellness. Saturday April 25, 2020 Registration begins at 9am followed by the walk at 10am Twin Lakes Park (Lower Lake), Greensburg
Strengthening Families Program 10-14 in Mount Pleasant
Penn State Extension in conjunction with Ramsay Elementary are offering a Strengthening Families 10-14 program starting March 18th. The program is FREE and a family meal and childcare are included. To register contact Michele George at 724-438-0111 or [email protected].
Revive and Restore Recovery Ministry Weekly Recovery Meetings
Are you or a loved one affected by addiction? If so, come and see how lives can be changed through the power of the Gospel and Community.
Outside In will be holding their 15th Annual Golf Outing at Champion Lakes Golf Resort in Bolivar, PA. The day begins with registration at 9:00 AM. The event is in a Scramble format with a Shotgun start at 10:00 AM. Mulligans will be available for your team to purchase. There will be some skill contests included as part of the registration fee, and 2 “chance at the green” holes that you will have the opportunity to try. Chinese Auction items will be available for bid and a 50/50 raffle will be held. Lunch will be provided at the turn. Water and assorted soft drinks will be provided throughout the day! After your round of golf is complete, dinner will be provided and prizes, Chinese Auction items, and the 50/50 prize will be awarded. Any questions regarding the golf outing can be submitted to us through email at: [email protected]