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 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.
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.
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!
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 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.
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.