Youth Advisory Board
If you are a youth (14-17) or a young adult (18-24) who may be interested in serving as a youth advisor to the Friends of Prevention Coalition, please complete the application. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 30, 2021. FOPC is looking for at least 7 to 11 representatives.
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Womxn , Reimagined: Safe Spaces and Support Systems
In our daily lives, we wear many hats which requires an almost expert level of time management. While trying to balance multiple obligations, it’s often challenging to recognize our need to delegate responsibility or to ask for help from others. Join us for this month’s Womxn Reimagined as we discuss the importance of support systems, establishing healthy boundaries and prioritizing and cultivating mutually rewarding relationships that promote and encourage our thriving.

Wednesday, April 28th @ 7pm
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Friends of Prevention Coalition (FOPC)

The Friends of Prevention Coalition works in an innovative and creative manner to develop environmental strategies and solutions to promote and improve health wellness and resilience in the City of Richmond.
We use targeted strategic objectives and associated activities to achieve our mission of creating and sustaining safe, healthy, and drug-free communities.​
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Mental Health First Aid - Adult

Help an Adult in Need! Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

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AVAILABLE TRAINING SERVICES

Mental Health First Aid - Youth

Help a Young Person in Need! Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

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REVIVE! Training

REVIVE! trains individuals to be prepared for an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of Naloxone, a medication that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose. 

The Prevention Corner
This 4th of July Please be courteous with fireworks!
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PTSD and Fireworks don’t mix!

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Safe Gun Storage Tips

Research tells us locking guns reduces suicides and accidental deaths, particularly among our children. Here are some of the ways we can keep guns safely Read More »

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