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The Council on Chemical Abuse participates in a number of state and national campaigns that raise awareness about addiction and substance misuse, prevention, and recovery.
A national day of activism that takes place in March every year, encouraging youth to live tobacco-free.Read More »
A month-long campaign in March to draw attention to the issue of problem gambling, and to the availability of prevention and treatment.Read More »
An annual campaign, held on the first Tuesday in August, to promote police-community partnerships and foster neighborhood camaraderie.Read More »
A month-long campaign in September to highlight the achievements of individuals who have reclaimed their lives in long-term recovery, and honor the service providers who make recovery possible.Read More »
Also in September, this campaign is centered around FASD Awareness Day on September 9 to draw awareness to the risks associated with drinking alcohol during pregnancy.Read More »
An annual campaign during the last week in October, during which students wear red ribbons to illustrate their dedication to living drug-free.Read More »
An on-going campaign to eliminate children's exposure to second-hand smoke in parks and other public areas where children play.Read More »
An on-going campaign through the Commonwealth Prevention Alliance to educate Pennsylvanians about the risks and relationships between prescription painkillers and heroin use, and what to do when help is needed.Read More »
World No Tobacco Day is observed around the world every year on the last day of May. This tobacco holiday was created to bring greater awareness to the harmful effects of tobacco.Read More »