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Category: Drug Prevention
The Northside Urban Coalition is a Drug Free Communities project of the Hawthorne Neighborhood Council’s Health & Well-being initiative. NSUC is focused on preventing youth substance use in North Minneapolis and educates them to build trust in authority, live stress free and maintain a safe living and working environment.
The Northside Urban Coalition project will address:
Professionals and Community partners will discuss vaping and why people do vs those who don’t vape. We will also explore the underage smoking increase.
Annex Teen Clinic is recruiting for a group that is focused on creating recommendations for healthcare and social service providers to improve their ability to provide care to young people in a trauma-informed way...
Link to the Minneapolis COVID/Opioid Project presentation: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1rmfw-cn0ojA7d4v_27e8i7eO1g3nKcJe4Muaon0A0CA/edit?usp=sharing COVID Assistance: https://www.hennepin.us/residents/emergencies/covid-19 or call 612-348-3000 (8am – 8pm, 7 days a week, different languages available). Rental assistance: www.hennepin.us/rent-help Minneapolis COVID Dashboard: http://www2.minneapolismn.gov/coronavirus/dashboard NorthPoint Community Food...
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Each one hour long Zoom Webinar will feature our 2 speakers giving a 40 minutes PowerPoint Presentation followed by a 15 minutes Q&A by the attendees utilizing the chat box. All five of the hour long Zoom webinars will feature the same information. These events are FREE and are open to the public. We hope to see you at one of the five Zoom Webinars coming in September and October. Registration links below. A recorded version of the webinars will be made available following the event.
The Office of National Drug Control Policy’s (ONDCP) National High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Program Office (NHPO) and A Division for Advancing Prevention and Treatment (ADAPT) are pleased to invite you to participate in the 4th Annual Prevention Summit, titled Advancing Substance Use Prevention in HIDTA Communities: Standards, Strategies, and Support. This virtual event will be held Thursday, October 8th from 8:30-5:00 PM EST.
In the Early Stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, there was an overwhelming amount of research regarding COVID-19 and
health outcomes for tobacco users. Knowing there are negative health impacts intertwined with COVID-19 and tobacco
users, we were curious to see if young people changed their usage due to the pandemic.
On Friday, July 17th the Hawthorne Neighborhood Council and Al McFarlane of Insight News hosted the Northside Urban Coalition Meeting.
“The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to stopping the spread of opioid use and curbing this epidemic. We have a real opportunity to address this problem during incarceration. We want to help and treat people at the jail, so they leave with a clear mind and with tools to help them continue their recovery.”