Winooski Prevention Blog

Winooski Partnership for Prevention's afterschool program Above the Influence (ATI) has expanded into the high school, due to the leadership of youth board trustee Stephie Siki and our new Youth Mobilization Coordinator Hannah St. Don.

On Wednesday, Dec. 4, participants in our afterschool program, Above the Influence (ATI) visited the CCTV studio to film a short public service announcement (PSA) about the risks of vaping and e-cigarette use.

Check out our 2019 Annual Report! The report provides a great overview of our organization, community partners, our work in 2019 and what's on the horizon for 2020.

By Ed Baker ACSW, LICSW, LADC

In order to raise public consciousness and dispel the stigma associated with substance use disorder, we, as concerned and informed partners, can contribute to a compassionate approach to addiction and recovery in very impactful ways by being mindful of the words we choose when speaking of addiction, people with substance use disorder, their treatment and recovery.

White House Drug Policy Office awards $625,000 to Winooski Partnership for Prevention to prevent youth substance use in Winooski, VT

Local prevention coalition to use grant funding over five-year period to strengthen community partnerships and reduce youth alcohol and marijuana use