Weekly Prevention Resource
Pandemic Updates
April 20-26
“You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and  change the ending .”
- C.S. Lewis

Here are this week's updates of news & resources.

Among the many ripple effects of staying at home during the coronavirus pandemic are big changes for people struggling with substance abuse, who now can’t attend meetings in person or visit loved ones.

With the coronavirus pandemic occurring at a time of  record-high youth vaping in the United States , many have raised concerns about whether e-cigarette use could make young people more susceptible to the virus.

There has never been a more important time for young people to quit vaping – and for  all tobacco-users to quit, no matter the product  – to protect their health.

Written by SAMSHA, this fact sheet provides information and resources towards coping with stress as well as recognizing the signs of when you may need help.

Tips that could help you get through these weeks of social distancing, working from home, and worrying about your health & money.

FEMA helps the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 

Available in multiple languages.

Be well. Stay well. Stay strong.
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