National Prevention Week: May 9-15, 2021
National Prevention Week is held annual to increase awareness and action towards substance use prevention and positive mental health.
National Prevention Week 2021 daily themes:
Monday, May 10: Preventing Prescription Drug and Opioid Misuse
Tuesday, May 11: Preventing Underage Drinking and Alcohol Misuse
Wednesday, May 12: Preventing Illicit Drug Use and Youth Marijuana Use
Thursday, May 13: Preventing Youth Tobacco Use (E-Cigarettes and Vaping)
Friday, May 14: Preventing Suicide
NPW 2021: #YouthLeadingPrevention Video Challenge
Encourage youth leaders to share on their social media a video about their own prevention efforts. Tag @SAMHSAgov and use the hashtag #YouthLeaderPrevention.
For more information on the NPW 2021 video challenge click here: https://www.samhsa.gov/prevention-week/prevention-challenge
Click here for more information: https://www.samhsa.gov/prevention-week/about
National Prevention Week with the New England PTTC:
Join the New England PTTC from HHS Region 1, for a week of Panels & Webinars. More information.