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Coalition Meetings

Membership in the coalition is inclusive, allowing all members of the community who endorse our mission and support our vision to join our efforts. Members are valued resources adding strength to advocacy and diversity while broadening skills and expertise within the coalition.

 The coalition meets in Brattleboro four times a year from 4 to 5:30 PM (February, May, September, and November) in the Windham Regional Career Center on 80 Atwood Street (entrance on the side of Brattleboro Area Middle School) and parking at church lot across the street. Snacks are served.

Contact us for the latest agenda or to RSVP!

 

 

Volunteer

Join BAPC in our on going efforts to help make our community a healthy, positive, and safe environment.

Workgroups

Rx Abuse Prevention Team for Medical and Clinical Sector

The purpose of the workgroup is to develop and implement prevention strategies to address prescription drug misuse in our community from a medical and clinical perspective.

Team members include representatives of Biologic Integrated Healthcare, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, Community Health Team, Brattleboro Retreat-Starting Now, Supports and Services at Home (SASH) Program, The Southern Vermont Area Health Education Center.

The RAP Team meets the third Tuesday of the month from 1 to 2 PM. Click here if you are from the medical sector and would like to come to a team meeting or request more information email Cassandra.Bapc@gmail.com.

Rx Abuse Prevention Team for Law Enforcement Sector

The purpose of the workgroup is to develop and implement prevention strategies to address prescription drug misuse in our community from a law enforcement.

Team members include representatives of Brattleboro Police Department, Vermont State Police, Windham County Sheriff Department, Probation and Parole, Vermont State’s Attorneys, Youth Services-Diversion and Restorative Justice Programs.

The RAP Team meet on occasion throughout the year. Click here if you are from the law enforcement sector and would like to come to a team meeting or request more information email Cassandra.Bapc@gmail.com.

Rx Abuse Prevention Team for Teens and Teen Influencers

The purpose of the workgroup is to develop and implement prevention strategies to address prescription drug misuse among teens.

The RAP Team will meet once a month at the Windham Regional Career Center from 8-9 am. Click here if you are a teen or have a role as an adult mentor and would like to come to a team meeting or request more information email Cassandra.Bapc@gmail.com.

Smoke-Free Team

The purpose of the work group is to develop and implement prevention strategies to increase smoke-free places and spaces to reduce exposure of second-hand smoke in our community. Our vision is to create a community where all people have smoke-free places to live, work, gather, and play.

The Smoke-Free Team meets on the second Tuesday of the month from 9 to 10 AM and will be evolving into a virtual workgroup.  Click here if you are  would like to request more information email Cassandra.Bapc@gmail.com.


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