Presentation: The Intersection of Alcohol and Child Abuse


Harm Reduction Works Mutual Aid Group


What is Harm Reduction and Harm Reduction Works? Harm Reduction believes in the autonomy and agency of people to make their own choices. Harm Reduction values kindness, compassion and respect, especially as people explore what works and does not work as well in their lives. Harm Reduction practice creates an unconditional loving context to relate […]


National Day of Action Take Down Tobacco Scavenger Hunt

Washington Goes Purple Facebook Page

"Hunt for BIG Tobacco Marketing Tricks" March 20 - March 26, 2021 Find the clues on the Scavenger Hunt PDF to find "BIG Tobacco" marketing tricks. Snap a picture a submit it to the Washington Goes Purple Facebook page by messenger. Please include your name and email address with each entry. Prizes will be drawn […]


Drug Take Back Event

Washington County Health Department Behavioral Health 925 N Burhans Blvd, Hagerstown, MD

View flyer DRUG TAKE BACK EVENT Sponsored by: Project ACT NOW, DEA and the Hagerstown Police Department April 24, 2020 • 10:00AM - 2:00PM To be held at the Behavioral Health Building (in the parking lot) 925 N. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown, MD. Citizens are encouraged to drop off unused and expired medications. Medications will be […]


Play Hard Live Clean Glow Jump

Sky Zone Trampoline Park 12114 Insurance Way, Hagerstown, MD

Are you a Washington County, MD middle-schooler that is ready to take the pledge to live drug, tobacco, and alcohol free? About this Event Are you a Washington County, MD middle school student that is willing to take the pledge to not drink alcohol before the age of 21, to not smoke or use any […]


CATCH My Breath – Youth Vaping Prevention Program

from the comfort of your home

CATCH My Breath Vaping Prevention Program is a peer-reviewed, evidence-based youth vaping prevention program developed by the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Students will be provided with a wide range of skills, tools, and knowledge to create a favorable attitude for NOT trying e-cigarettes when he or she is exposed to them. […]


Water Balloon Battle

Fairgrounds Park 351 N Cleveland Ave, Hagerstown, MD

This event features an epic water balloon battle, food, music, and fun! It's FREE to all Washington County middle school youth who pledge to be drug, tobacco, and alcohol free! 6-8pm Wednesday, June 16th Fairgrounds Park - Hockey Rink Play Hard Live Clean


Teenagers and Drug Use: What You Need to Know

Facebook PO Box 1945, Hagerstown, MD

Substance use has always been a dangerous threat to our youth. But, with the prevalence of prescription drugs in the home, availability to purchase illegal drugs off the street, and the increased potency of synthetic opioids like fentanyl, there has never been a time more dangerous than now for our children. Not only can drug use affect brain development and growth, […]


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May 30 @ 7:00 pm

Diabetes Prevention Program - Online INFORMATION SESSION

Hosted By: Washington County Health Department
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May 31 @ 12:00 pm

Walking 2 Wellness

Hosted By: Prime Time for Women
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Group of diverse friends outside
June 3 @ 8:30 am

A Brief Introduction to Firearms and Suicide Prevention

Hosted By: Washingtion County Mental Health Authority
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HWC FY22 Community Health Needs Assessment

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