UNITE! January Newsletter
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UNITE! Community News                                        January 11th, 2018


    •    Put Youth First!
    •    Community Survey
    •    Parenting Corner
    •    Youth Update: Prevention Policy Day
    •    Guiding Good Choices
    •    Community Resources - Did you know?
    •    Upcoming Meetings and Events
    •    Featured Partner - The Salvation Army

Happy 2018! We are excited for this new year
and looking forward to all that we can accomplish together to support youth, encourage families,
enrich community and guide healthy choices!


Next UNITE! Coalition Meeting:
Thursday, January 25th, 12:00 pm
at Washougal Coffee Company
- 1700 Main St. Suite #130
Connect with UNITE! every day.     

Put Youth First!


On behalf of the six substance abuse prevention coalitions in Clark County, you are invited to attend Put Youth First! Substance Abuse Prevention Tools.


Community Survey Update

Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the Community Survey! Total of over 170 submissions! We met our minimum requirement and more. This information is so critical to informing our strategies to include school-based prevention/intervention services, direct services...


Parenting Corner

Recent research informs parents on potential risks linked to youth vaping. “...young people who use THC or nicotine products in any form, including e-cigarettes or vaporizers, are uniquely at risk for long-lasting effects. Because these substances affect the development of the brain’s reward system, continued use can lead...

Youth Update: Prevention Policy Day

Rally at the State Capital
Tell your story... Use your voice!

To register, contact Deborah Connors:

Guiding Good Choices

Parenting workshops coming soon! Parenting is a process. The transition from elementary school to middle school is a great time to add new skills and tools into our parenting toolbox. The ages of 9-14 is early adolescence! Are you feeling prepared?

Community Resources ~ Did you know?

The Washougal Community Education catalog has tons of classes and activities offered for a variety of age groups. If you are looking for a First Aid/CPR?AED class for adults that meet the OSHA and WISHA standards then this class if for you!

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Looking for families to participate in a FREE Guiding Good Choices workshop offered in English and Spanish after the first of the year. If you are interested please contact
Awna Underwood: or 360.513.0113

January 15th Prevention Policy Day
January 25th Unite Coalition Meeting
February 1st Put Youth First!
February 5th - 8th 28th National Leadership Forum & SAMHSA's 14th Prevention Day

Unite Coalition Meeting
Date: 2/22/2018
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: The Salvation Army

- New Life Center 1612 I St. in Washougal.

Community Quote

"Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from NOW and make a brand new ending."
~ Carl Bard

Featured Partner
- The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has been pursuing their mission since 1865 and has over
1.5 million members! 127 locations, domestic and abroad, are globally serving those suffering and in need. We thank you for all you do!
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of ways to get involved.


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