Valley-wide Prescription Drug Take Back- April 30th

90% of teens get prescription drugs from the home medicine cabinet and friends. Bring your unused or expired medications for safe disposal to any of the below locations around the Valley¬†Saturday,¬†April 30, from 10 AM – 2 PM. Roanoke – Roanoke Civic Center Botetourt County – Daleville Kroger Salem – Super Shoes on Main Street […]

Updates from the Blue Ridge Poison Center

This week is National Poisoning Week, therefore we recommend that everyone add the Blue Ridge Poison Center phone number into their personal contacts. You might be able to help save a life with early response. Their number is: 1 800 222 1222 Click on this video to learn why EVERYONE should have this number in […]

Anti-Bullying Campaign Video

Check out this video released by the 2016 Miss Virginia Elementary- Alondra Lukasiewicz! Congratulations on making such a great video with great messages!

35 Ways to Prevent Drug Abuse

We know that the younger age that a youth becomes involved with risky behaviors, the more likely they are to continue to abuse substances later in their lives. Share this article with anyone! We can all help the youth around us.–  

NSMS Leadership Training

On Thursday, January 21st, Nancy Hans and Taylor Powell went to Northside Middle School to do leadership training with their YADAPP club! What an insightful group of youth! Thank you for inviting us to do leadership training with you all. Here are pictures of the club representing their Know More campaign!

Second Community Outreach Summit to be held on Thursday, January 28th

The Community Outreach Summit will be held on Thursday, January 28th, at 6:30 PM at Pilgrim Baptist Church. Each summit is self contained; you did not have to attend the first summit to reap the benefits of the second summit! Our knowledgeable panel will include law enforcement, counselling services, and teenagers to offer a wide […]

NIDA’s National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week is THIS WEEK

The National Institute on Drug Abuse is sponsoring National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week. Two of our local Roanoke County high schools will be participating. The goal is for students to educate their peers on drugs and alcohol so they can know the facts. On Tuesday, there will be a live chat for students to […]