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ASAC Offers Training on Substance Use Trends ASAC Offers Training on Substance Use Trends
ASAC Offers Training on Substance Use Trends
New Frontier: Current and Emerging Substance Use Trends in 2019 Training on July 9, 2019 Learn about the latest substance use trends, recognize signs and symptoms of impairment related to substances covered, and gain an understanding of prevention ef ... Read More
ASAC Offers Training on Substance Use Trends
Clearing the Air at Lutheran Services in Iowa Clearing the Air at Lutheran Services in Iowa
Clearing the Air at Lutheran Services in Iowa
Iowa’s Smoke Free Air Act, which will celebrate its 11th anniversary in 2019, prohibits smoking in places of employment; however, the prohibition does not extend to smokeless tobacco. That means products like chewing tobacco or e-cigarettes are ... Read More
Clearing the Air at Lutheran Services in Iowa
Don’t Let Impaired Driving Crash Your Graduation Party Don’t Let Impaired Driving Crash Your Graduation Party
Don't Let Impaired Driving Crash Your Graduation Party
By Mica Moeller, ASAC Prevention Specialist Graduation parties are a celebratory time for graduates and their family and friends. The last thing anybody expects is a tragedy to occur. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for people 1 ... Read More
Don’t Let Impaired Driving Crash Your Graduation Party
Youth Mental Health is Focus of Community Event Youth Mental Health is Focus of Community Event
Youth Mental Health is Focus of Community Event
The Linn County Coalition for Safe and Healthy Communities, along with Area Substance Abuse Council, is hosting “Each Mind Matters” on Saturday, May 4, 2019, 10 am to 2 pm, at NewBo City Market, 1100 3rd Street SE, Cedar Rapids. The event focuses on ... Read More
Youth Mental Health is Focus of Community Event
Champions of Hope Breakfast Makes Friends and Raises Funds Champions of Hope Breakfast Makes Friends and Raises Funds
Champions of Hope Breakfast Makes Friends and Raises Funds
On April 4, 2019, ASAC hosted its first Champions of Hope breakfast at the Hotel at Kirkwood Center in Cedar Rapids. Champions of Hope was a “friend-raiser,” intended to connect with people who didn’t yet know about ASAC and our services. A packed ho ... Read More
Champions of Hope Breakfast Makes Friends and Raises Funds
ASAC Helps Patients with Opioid Use Disorder in the Corridor ASAC Helps Patients with Opioid Use Disorder in the Corridor
ASAC Helps Patients with Opioid Use Disorder in the Corridor
By Gabriela Vidal Tuesday, April 16th 2019 CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS2/ FOX 28) — A new clinic in Cedar Rapids will soon help people affected by drug addiction by providing immediate access to medicated assisted treatment. The Area Substance Abuse Coun ... Read More
ASAC Helps Patients with Opioid Use Disorder in the Corridor
Surviving Bad 2019 with Jeffrey Meyers Surviving Bad 2019 with Jeffrey Meyers
Surviving Bad 2019 with Jeffrey Meyers
“First introduced as a benign cessation aid, e-cigarettes have now been linked to a myriad of health concerns and are becoming more popular than ever before. Watch as prevention specialist Jeffrey Meyers and Dr. Thomas Gross of the American Lu ... Read More
Surviving Bad 2019 with Jeffrey Meyers
Leslie Mussmann Helps Pave Way for Vaping Education Leslie Mussmann Helps Pave Way for Vaping Education
Leslie Mussmann Helps Pave Way for Vaping Education
County Paves Way for Vaping Education CLINTON — The Clinton County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to seek a grant to help combat vaping among students. Supervisors authorized Chairman Dan Srp to sign a Justice Assistance Grant application that wo ... Read More
Leslie Mussmann Helps Pave Way for Vaping Education

 

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