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Dangers Of Vaping And Opioid Prevention Program

In partnership with the Massapequa Elks Lodge and the Massapequa Takes Action Coalition, YES Community Counseling Center (YESCCC) will present the Dangers of Vaping and Opioid Abuse and Overdose Prevention for families and concerned community members on Wednesday, August 21st at 7:00 p.m. at the Massapequa Elks Lodge, 2162 Veterans Boulevard, Massapequa. Free naloxone
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Be a Part of the Solution

While teens nationally are drinking less alcohol, in the Massapequas, teens are drinking at higher rates than national and state averages! Massapequa Takes Action Coalition, the Massapequas only federal and state funded coalition to reduce youth substance misuse, invites parents and residents to its general coalition meeting on Wednesday, July 10th at 7:00 p.m.
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National Expert To Address Marijuana Legalization

MTAC Hosts NYS Legalization Education Forum   Massapequa Takes Action Coalition (MTAC) invites all parents, youth and residents to attend its engaging prevention education program, Marijuana Legalization: Lessons Learned from Colorado, on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Massapequa High School Auditorium. The presentation will highlight the evolving impacts
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Turn in Unused or Expired Meds for Safe Disposal Massapequa Takes Action Coalition has rescheduled its bi-annual Drug Take Back Day to Saturday, November 3rd from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Massapequa High School East Driveway – District Office Parking Lot. Residents and parents can help prevent prescription drug misuse by turning in unused […]

YES & MTAC Host Active Parenting NOW

‘How To’ Program for Parents of K-6 Children Parenting, like any other skill, is something we learn, and learning “on the job” can be frustrating. As parents we become confused when, after constant repetition of the same theme, children still do not respond. “Active Parenting” is perhaps the most effective program ever offered in the […]