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It takes everyone in a community to keep it safe for our children and future generations to come.  Whether you are a parent, grandparent, family member, college student, community member or even a youth, everyone has a critical role in creating a community that is safe, healthy, and drug-free.

We’d like to extend an invitation for you to join the WCPC as a volunteer, sponsor, and/or partner. Or, follow along with us on our journey!

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of substance misuse initiation among the youth in Weakley County.

Rx misuse

Cigarette use

e-Cigarette use

alcohol use

marijuana use

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Facebook, please join us in wishing our very own, Cannon Brawley a happy birthday! Cannon is an incredibly talented individual and we are so thankful for him and all of his hard work, dedication, and the humor he brings to our team! He is passionate about his community and job, and he continuously looks for ways to make our community a better place for all. Wishing you the best day, Cannon! 🥳🎈🎂
Do you know the signs and effects of alcohol poisoning? If you would like to know when to act or when to get help, please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/prevention.htm for more information.
Did you know? Smoking causes you to lose more than just the ability to breathe easily. A pack a day smoker will lose two teeth every ten years. Smoking can also cause cancer, heart health, gum disease, and many other issues. The best way to prevent it, is to never start. Call the Tennessee Tobacco QuitLine at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669).
2 million, thats the amount of people that struggle with opioid abuse. Drug abuse is a very hard battle to fight and even harder when you fight it on your own. If you are struggling or know someone who is struggling don't hesitate to call TN Redline! https://www.tn.gov/behavioral-health/substance-abuse-services/prevention/tennessee-redline.html
As the graphic states, about 75% of high school kids drink before they graduate. This is a rising problems in our schools today, one we need to work towards finding a solution for. This not only effects their health but it also effects how they perform academically.
Quitting tobacco and nicotine is HARD. According to the American Heart Association, having support increases your chances of successfully quitting by up to 75%. That is why we provide so many resources to help! The Tennessee Tobacco QuitLine is a toll-free telephone service that provides personalized support for Tennesseans who want to quit smoking or chewing tobacco. Call the Tennessee Tobacco QuitLine at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669).You may also join the program online at www.tnquitline.org. IT’S FREE!!
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Recent Newsletters

Check out our recent newsletters to stay in the know about all of Weakley County Prevention Coalition’s actions!

January Newsletter

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December Newsletter

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November Newsletter

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