Speak Up! at LMHS on Stress, Mental Health, Discrimination and Social Life

Speak Up! at LMHS on Stress, Mental Health, Discrimination and Social Life

SpeakUp! provides Youth, Educators and Parents the skills, opportunity and support to SpeakUp! and be heard on the critical issues of today. The topics chosen by students are Stress and Pressure, Mental Health, Discrimination and Relationships, and Social Life.

Navigating Treatment and Recovery

Navigating Treatment and Recovery

Navigating the road from substance abuse to recovery is not an easy process. Experts from the addiction treatment field will present on various levels of care, from inpatient treatment to recovery housing and everything in between.  This event is sponsored by Retreat Premier Addiction Treatment Centers.

Narcan Stayin' Alive

Narcan Stayin' Alive

The incidence of opioid overdose is rising nationwide. The opioid "epidemic" will be addressed with a special emphasis placed on naloxone, an antidote to opioid overdose. The object of this presentation is how to obtain and when and how to safely use Narcon.

"Put the Brakes on Distracted Driving" by the Youth Advisory Council

"Put the Brakes on Distracted Driving" by the Youth Advisory Council

The Coalition's Youth Advisory Council sponsored "Put the Brakes on Distracted Driving." This community event was dedicated to preventing distracted driving. They also made a video worth viewing!

Make the Call, Take the Call

Make the Call, Take the Call

The Coalition for Youth Launches New Teen Safety Campaign: "Make the Call, Take the Call," an agreement made with someone you can count on who agrees to get you home safely.

Lower Merion Students Make Video for Coaches vs. Cancer

Lower Merion Students Make Video for Coaches vs. Cancer

Lower Merion High School continued their fight against cancer by filming a lip dup, to the song "Fireworks" by Katy Perry, encompassing all that is Lower Merion.

Video featured on Action News 6

Video featured on Action News 6

A group of teenagers on the Main Line has found a way to make more of their peers aware of Pennsylvania's Good Samaritan law. They've produced a video on underage drinking and posted it on YouTube.

Teens Speak

Teens Speak

Teens Speak was a Coalition event featuring members of the YAC.  Topics such as drugs and alcohol, peer and romantic relationships, technology, online image and body image were discussed.

Talking Back

Talking Back

The Coalition for Youth of Lower Merion and Narberth's Youth Advisory Council (YAC) members discuss drinking, driving and parents.  The teen panelists represented eight area high schools.

Harriton's Stress Culture

Harriton's Stress Culture

Emily Rush, a senior student at Harriton High School, has written an article about Stress that was the cover story from the first issue of the new Harriton magazine, Think. 

Upcoming Events

  • Narcan Staying Alive Mon. 2 May, 2016 (7:00 pm - 9:00 pm) Partner Join us for a night of learning with Dr. Lou Bevilacqua who will describe how you can manage or overcome depression as well as any stressor with which you are struggling.  The doctor will also be available after the presentation to sign copies of his book.