To read more about this change and to discover more about this Coalition, please visit our main page. Below, please take a look at our upcoming events / activities. For more information about the CHEC Coalition, please contact our Project Coordinator, Brendan Grimm, at BrendanG@ahmyouth.org.
2016 Community Survey Outcomes
In January – March of 2016, AHM and CHEC conducted a community survey aimed to gather information from adults to better plan and implement alcohol and other drug prevention programs. Here are the results.
Drug Fact Sheets and Campaigns
In response to the rise in the misuse of and overdose deaths from prescription drugs and heroin, Connecticut Clearinghouse has partnered with DMHAS in creating five fact sheets utilizing DMHAS, SAMHSA, NIDA and DEA resources: Drugs of Abuse: Heroin, Facts on Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drugs, Fentanyl, Reversing an Opioid Overdose with Narcan, Strategies to Prevent Opioid Overdose Death.
Visit the Connecticut Clearinghouse website for additional resources on these and other topics.
We have compiled some helpful articles as resources for you to use. Here you will find national news stories as well as stories featuring AHM in the news.
Youth surveys are conducted every two years to ensure we have accurate information. Reports and survey presentations can be found here.
Resources for teens and families can be found here. Links are provided for multiple advocacy groups and “tools” to help spread awareness.
Resources for the community can be found here. Links are provided for community services and other helpful resources.
Here you will find information on current and past events. We also provide results for such events as our National Take Back Day.
RALLY information can be found here. This page highlights the goals of the RALLY group and information on joining.
Here you can access our RALLY Marijuana Awareness Campaign. Please feel free to distribute these posters as needed.
Extensive information can be found here on core substances. We also provide helpful links, tips and tools for your use.