National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
The DEA's  National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will occur on April 28, 2018 - 10am to 2pm.

This annual event aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. For a participating law enforcement site in Oakland County, click here:  

4th Annual Shatter The Stigma 5K

Join us for our 4th Annual Alliance of Coalitions for Healthy Communities/Oakland County Families Against Narcotics Shatter the Stigma run/walk event on June 2, 2018. All proceeds benefit our continuing efforts to educate communities throughout Oakland County on the opioid epidemic and how we can shatter the stigma of addiction.  Registration is open! 
'I Can't Stop': Schools Struggle With Vaping Explosion
E-cigarettes are widely considered safer than traditional cigarettes, but they are too new for researchers to understand the long-term health effects, making today's youth what public health experts call a "guinea pig generation."

School and health officials say several things are clear though: Nicotine is highly addictive, the pods in vaping devices have a higher concentration of nicotine than do individual cigarettes, and a 
growing body of research  indicates that vaping is leading more adolescents to try cigarettes.
Narcan Training in
Madison Heights

This free training is being held for the general public, community partners and friends, individuals and families who know someone who struggles with the disease of addiction.

At the conclusion of this training, each participant will receive an Alliance of Coalitions Save A Life customized bag with 2 doses of Nasal Narcan. Watch for more free training's every month!
Oakland County FAN April Meetings 

Oakland County Families Against Narcotics (FAN) is a community based support effort for those seeking recovery, those in recovery, family members affected by addiction and community supporters. Together, we seek to change the face of addiction, dispel the stigma of addiction, and educate the community as well as those affected by addiction.

All are welcome to these free community meetings in Oakland County.

Alliance of Coalitions for Healthy Communities