Category Archive for: Community

Prescription Drug Take Back Event Collects Over 2,000 Pounds of Pills

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Vancouver Washington –1,000 Clark County residents dropped off medicine with local law enforcement officers and volunteers on Saturday September 26th. The medicine disposal event was the largest ever organized in the history of Clark County. 2,025 pounds of pills – including prescription medicines and other medicines – was collected at four locations across the county..…

Red Ribbon Week

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Red Ribbon week is a national week of bringing awareness to the devastating effects of drug and alcohol abuse on our communities.The UNITE Washougal Community Coalition supported our schools by providing prevention materials and promotional items including bracelets, pencils and “Plant the Promise” tulip bulbs to show their support for healthy choices. For more information…

2014 Healthy Youth Survey

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Most teens don’t use alcohol or other drugs, but attitudes toward marijuana are changing While more Washington teens consider alcohol use risky and use continues to go down, fewer teens consider marijuana use to be risky according to recent results from the statewide 2014 Healthy Youth Survey. State leaders are concerned about this because research…

Resources for the community

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East County Family Resource Center provides a variety of services to children and families in Camas and Washougal: Food assistance, clothing and toy resources, Play and Learn Group Play, Child and Family Counseling, Adolescent Treatment, WIC, Maternity Support Services and Mental Health Counseling for adults. Located at 1702 C Street, Washougal, WA 98671 Phone: (360)…