The Vernon ROCKS Coalition stands in solidarity with the LGBTQA+ community. PRIDE month was developed to raise awareness and improve the attitudes of society and encourage inclusiveness. It promotes their dignity, equal rights, self-affirmation, and is a...Read More
Virtual Meetings and Resources In response to Coronavirus, we have been instructed to limit our face-to-face interactions with others. For many that includes the attendance to vital support groups. Luckily, there are still ways to participate in meetings and groups...Read More
Members of the Coalition attended CADCA's 30th Annual National Leadership Forum in the beginning of February. The forum is the largest event for community-based substance use and misuse prevention, providing training, connections, resources and information. Members in attendance were: The...Read More
The Center for Disease Control is investigating a multi-state outbreak of lung injury associated with use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products. More information can be accessed HERE. To read The CT DPH Press Release recommending residents refrain from the...Read More
The map below displays drug overdoses that took place in 2018. Explore the tabs to learn more about demographic information, or heroin and fentanyl related overdoses.
The month of December is usually spent traveling to and from family members' houses, attending various holiday gatherings and celebrating the holidays with laughter and cheer. Unfortunately, during this month drunk driving skyrockets. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation's...Read More
One of our active coalition members, Steven Jackson, is a Suboxone Coordinator, Addiction Counselor, and Medication Assisted Treatment Specialist at Hockanum Valley Community Council. Click the link below to read an inspiring story of change and recovery! Story of Change