Harrison Youth Council
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SAS Bullying Prevention Resource Center + Parent Guides to Social Media Use
Behavioral Treatments for Kids with ADHD (ChildMind.org Article)
Everything You Need to Know About Binge Drinking
How Bullying Increases Risk of Substance Abuse
CATCH's Free, Evidenced-Based Health, Nutrition, & Physical Education Materials
Westchester County Department of Community Mental Health - http://mentalhealth.westchestergov.com/
Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration - www.samhsa.gov
Drug Abuse Resistance Education - www.dare.com
Office of Addiction Services and Supports - www.oasas.ny.gov
A National Anti-bullying and cyberbullying program - www.stompoutbullying.com
NYS Office of Mental Health - www.omh.ny.us
Recognizing Child Abuse and Neglect: Signs and Symptoms - www.childwelfare.gov
National Council on Problem Gambling - www.ncpgambling.org
National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) - www.drugabuse.gov
Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) - www.sadd.org
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) - www.madd.org
There is no such thing as "safe smoking."
Click the links below for access to information on the following services: Food Pantries, Housing, Abuse, Childcare, Senior Services, Veterans, Health and Mental Health, Youth Programs, Government Services, Job Assistance, Substance Abuse and More...
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Helping Kids Dare to Share - An article about how adults can encourage the young people in their lives to share about mental health related concerns
Advice for Kids - Speaking Up About Mental Health
March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month - Check out these resources:
- Watch: Good Morning America video intervew: Growing Concern of Teens and Gambling
- Try: NY Council on Problem Gambling e-screener: NYCPG Self-Screening Tool
- Listen: TED x Talks: The Fall and Rise of a Gambling Addict
The fall and rise of a gambling addict | Justyn Rees Larcombe |TEDxRoyalTunbridgeWells - YouTube
Also, keep an eye out for landmarks, including One World Trade Center, that will be lit up yellow on Tuesday, March 14, 2023, showing their support for "Shine A Light" on problem gambling!
Prevention, treatment, harm reduction, and recovery support are available 24/7 at 1-877-8-HOPENY.