Do you know who's taking your meds?
In 2017, there were 1,672 overdoses in RI. Secure and dispose of Rx meds safely.
Campaign to Change Direction
Let’s come together to change the culture about mental health, mental illness and wellness. Learn more about the Campaign to Change Direction.
TEENS...What Are You Losing By Choosing Weed?
Video produced by the Johnston Prevention Coalition on the risks involved with youth marijuana use.
Parents: It Starts With You!
Talk Early. Talk Often & Listen. This PSA Video by the Cranston, Lincoln, Scituate, Johnston, and Narragansett Prevention Coalitions discusses the importance of parent influence in their children’s lives when it comes to risky behaviors with substance use.
"A Mother's Job" - Underage Drinking PSA
This video was funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and developed by the Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities & Hospitals (BHDDH), the Rhode Island Prevention Resource Center, Mother’s Against Drunk Driving and the communities of Burrillville, Cranston, and Johnston.
Talk With Your Kids About the Dangers of Marijuana!
Have you talked with your kids about the dangers of underage Marijuana use? This message has been brought to you by the Cumberland & Lincoln Prevention Coalitions.
Under The Influences
Submission to the 4th Annual Granite Youth Film Festival highlighting the many influences on teenagers to drink.
Young Adults: Learn the Signs of Emotional Suffering and How to Help
One in five people in the United States has a mental health condition. Learn the five signs that may mean someone is in emotional pain and might need help: personality change, agitation, withdrawal, poor self-care, and hopelessness. If you or someone you know is experiencing one or more of these signs, reach out, connect, and offer to help.
The Human Brain: Major Structures and Functions
The brain is the “command center” of our entire body. It makes us who we are. Scientists have divided the brain into “parts” and “regions” and understanding how those affect behaviors, is explained in this video.