News from our Community Partners

January 2022

Hanover Cares Coalition Meeting:

January 19, 2022 at 12 pm

Join us in our first Hanover Cares Coalition Meeting of 2022 on January 19th from 12-1:30 pm to catch the latest coalition updates and plan for the New Year.

 

In addition, with the beginning of the new year, check out the FY21 annual report here.

 

CCoVA Virtual Rally:

January 17-21, 2022

Join the Community Coalitions of Virginia (CCoVA) in a Virtual Rally Week from January 17-21. Preparations for the General Assembly session are underway! Please send us your plans, stories, and questions so we can spread the word. We will have more to come later in January.

CADCA Education vs. Lobbying Presentation

We want as much involvement as possible from coalition members with legislative education. Check out this presentation from Sue Thau with CADCA to learn more about what you can and can't do under a 501c3 or federally funded organization (which we are both), and successfully be equipped to educate your legislators this VA General Assembly session. 

 

Teens Care Too

In case you missed it, our youth coalition Teens Care Too has an Instagram page! To meet our Teens and learn more about their mission, check out Teens Care Too on Instagram, and don't forget to follow and share!

As a part of Hanover Cares, you can support Teens Care Too on this project and future projects by donating to the coalition and sharing the mission of Teens Care Too.

 

Follow @HanoverCaresTC2 on Instagram to stay updated!

 

 

SAMHSA "Talk. They Hear You"

 

Keeping kids safe from underage use of alcohol and other drugs is a concern for parents. In this public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.” parent-focused national media campaign, we follow the growth of one family’s daughter, and witness the outcomes of talking to children early and often about substance use.

 

For more information about talking with your kids about underage use of alcohol and other drugs, visit underagedrinking.samhsa.gov.

Save the Date

 

Monthly REVIVE! Training:

Every 2nd Wednesday and 3rd Thursday

 

Learn how to save someone's life from an opioid overdose using Narcan during free training on Zoom.

 

Advanced registration is required to participate in this FREE training.

Tobacco Free Tuesdays:

January 18, 2022,

10-11am

Join the Virginia Tobacco Control Program in January's Tobacco Free Tuesday with guest speakers from PAVe -- Parents Against Vaping e-cigarettes. They will share recent trends in youth nicotine use, their story, and resources as well as ways to get involved. Don't forget to add questions for our speakers when you register for the Q&A session.

 

Register here to participate.