Community Education/Awareness

Rx Abuse Prevention (RAP) Team for Medical and Clinical Sector

The purpose of the RAP Team 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 first Wednesday of the month from 1 to 2 PM. If you are from the medical sector and would like to come to a team meeting or request more information email


Smoke-Free Team

The purpose of the workgroup is to develop and implement prevention strategies to increase smoke-free places and spaces to reduce exposure to 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 third Thursday of the month from 9:30 to 10:30 AM and will be evolving into a virtual workgroup.  If you are interested in learning more or joining us, please contact

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