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Portage County Drug /Alcohol Intervention

Portage County Drug /Alcohol Intervention

Portage County is developing new community efforts to increase screening, intervention and treatment for youth affected by drug and alcohol addiction. The county received a grant in 2014 for $120,909 from the state’s Department of Health Services to develop programs for juveniles affected by alcohol and other drug abuse, or AODA. Although the county had […]

Feb 19 Burnsville Minnesota

Feb 19 Burnsville Minnesota

Residents are invited to a drug and alcohol prevention program sponsored by the Burnsville Police Department, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 and Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge. The free event will feature teens sharing their personal stories of addiction and recovery — and how they kept the substance abuse hidden from their parents. For more info, […]

High school addiction fundraiser

High school addiction fundraiser

Interesting story about a high school in Indiana hosting a fundraiser for teens who have addiction problems. Very inspirational Fox 59