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Drug and Violence Awareness Expo – May 1

Drug and Violence Awareness Expo - May 1

This free community event will feature demonstrations, an interactive impairment driving course, and presentations about: Fighting Drugs through Education Gangs Drug Trends in Carroll County Rape – A Silent Epidemic Domestic Violence Substance Abuse For more information, contact: Peggy Soper 410-848-9050 CLICK HERE for the event… read more

Risky Business Prevention Conference – Jun. 23

Risky Business Prevention Conference - Jun. 23

The 19th annual Risky Business Prevention Conference will feature presentations on human trafficking, substance abuse and art therapy.  CLICK HERE for registration information. For information, contact: Sherry Osborne – 410-876-4825 or Linda Auerback… read more

Operation Save-A-Life

Operation Save-A-Life

Operation Save a Life, provided by the Bureau of Prevention, Wellness, and Recovery at the Carroll County Health Department, trains first responders or anyone with a friend, family member, or loved one  at risk for overdosing on heroin or prescription pain medication.  Participants learn to 1) call 9-1-1 and 2) administer the life-saving drug Naloxone to prevent an opioid overdose death. read more

Keeping in Touch – Jan. 2015

Keeping in Touch - Jan. 2015

Keeping in Touch is the newsletter of the Carroll County Behavioral Health Advisory Council (BHAC).  It is sent electronically to BHAC members and posted on this site.  The newsletter keeps members informed about local events and local, regional, and national developments related to behavioral health (mental health and substance abuse). CLICK HERE for latest edition and archive of… read more

CCHD Prevention Office newsletter

CCHD Prevention Office newsletter

The most recent edition of Prevention News, the newsletter of the Carroll County Health Department’s Prevention Office, is available here.  The Prevention Office of the Bureau of Prevention, Wellness, and Recovery  focuses on Substance Abuse Prevention.  For more information, contact a staff member: Linda Auerback – Substance Abuse Prevention Supervisor  (410) 876‐4803… read more

Mental Health First Aid Training – 2015

Mental Health First Aid Training -  2015

Learn to help someone who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.  For more information, contact Theresa Moyer at 410-876-4800 or read more

Risky Business Conference presentations

Risky Business Conference presentations

The Risky Business Prevention Conference is held each year to increase awareness of risks that are a concern for youth in Carroll County. This year’s Conference, held on June 24, focused on risks for youth suicide.   CLICK HERE to view the Powerpoint… read more

Carroll Hospital Center events

Carroll Hospital Center events

Search the Carroll Hospital Center Event Calendar for educational offerings, trainings, health assessments, quit-smoking classes, and other offerings to support you in your quest for a healthy… read more

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