We heighten awareness and educate the community
to promote healthy and safe lifestyle choices
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HEIGHTEN AWARENESS AND EDUCATE THE COMMUNITY
TO PROMOTE HEALTHY AND SAFE LIFESTYLE CHOICES
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The Alleghany Highlands Healthy Youth Coalition was founded in March 2017 following the analysis of the Alleghany County Community Readiness Assessment and the Alleghany County/Covington City Youth Risk Behavior Survey results.

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Medication collected from Drug Take Back Days
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National Drug and Alcohol Fact Week is March 22 through 28. We are here to shatter the myths surrounding drug and alcohol use and will be sharing facts all week!

Fact 1: Research has shown that students who had already used any type of e-cigarette by the time they started 9th grade were more likely to start smoking conventional cigarettes within the next year.

If you or a loved one needs help with nicotine addiction treatment, talk to your doctor, reach out to your local CSB,or find more info at:
For teens: mylifemyquit.com
National helpline:
1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Source: Leventhal AM, Strong DR, Kirkpatrick MG, et al. Association of electronic cigarette use with initiation of combustible tobacco product smoking in early adolescence. JAMA. 2015;314(7):700-707. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.8950
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Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day! Honor him by serving others not just today but any opportunity you have! #prevention #mentalhealthawareness #substanceuseprevention #serve #mlk ...

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Free training! #prevention ...

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The Healthy Youth Coalition is working on heightening the awareness of youth marijuana use in the Alleghany Highlands.

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Thank you to R/C Covington Movies 3 and Olde Town Covington for partnering with us for this amazing event today. 181 people came out to enjoy the Polar Express today!!! There truly was a lot of Holiday Magic downtown today! ... See MoreSee Less

Such an amazing way to spread awareness and break the stigma around mental health and suicide. ... See MoreSee Less

So proud of our Healthy Youth members at the Alleghany County Sheriff's Office and Regional Jail supporting ... See MoreSee Less

Wednesday, November 23 a great opportunity for your families!!!!Kids day at the Hope & Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships Initiative Soup Kitchen!!!!

Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian! We will have a craft for each child as well as a time of gratitude and thanks during this Thanksgiving holiday season!!!

All Free!!
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Wednesday, November 23 a great opportunity for your families!!!!
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