National Prevention Week (NPW) is a national public education platfrom bringing together communities and organizations to raise awareness about the importance of substance use prevention and positive mental health.
When Is National Prevention Week?
SAMHSA’s NPW is May 8 through 14, 2022.
How is Prevention Partnership Involved in National Prevention Week?
Prevention Partnership will focus on different themes each day to join in raising awareness of prevention and positive mental health. Continue to check back here for details on daily events and resources!
May 9, 2022
Strengthening Community Resilience: Substance Misuse and Overdose Prevention
Resource: Tips for Teens - The Truth about Opioids
May 10, 2022
Prevention Substance Use and Promoting Mental Health in Youth
Resource: Tips for Teens - The Truth about Underage Drinking
May 11, 2022
Preventing Suicide: Everyone Plays a Role
Resource: Suicide Prevention Facts & Resources
How Can I Get Involved?
Visit https://www.samhsa.gov/prevention-week for resources, events, activities, and new developments in this year's planning. Check with Prevention Partnership as we continue to promote National Prevention Week in our communities.