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  • Berks County Innovators

    We were excited to hear from Jackie Steed, Prevention Program Manager, and Jennifer Kaucher, Prevention Specialist, of the Council on Chemical Abuse. In serving as the Berks County SCA, they have used PA Stop in creative situations and worked to create adaptions suitable for their own specific audiences.  1. TELL US ABOUT YOUR ORGANIZATION. WHAT […]

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  • Cambria County Innovators

    Barbara Zaborowski, Ph.D. is the Dean of Learning Resources and Special Assistant to the President at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College. Here’s how she and her colleagues have used PA Stop to enhance their work. 1. Tell us about your organization. What do you do? Who do you serve? The Pennsylvania Highland Community College is my […]

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  • Krysten’s Story – Bensalem, PA

    What is your story? I was born into the chaos of addiction. Back in the 80s when I was born, my biological father was in prison and struggled with addiction. When I was six months old, I was taken from my parents and put into the foster system. When I was three, I was adopted into a […]

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Stop Opiate Abuse Campaign

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The U.S. is in the midst of an epidemic of opiate addiction and overdose. Overdose deaths from prescription painkillers have quadrupled since 1999. Deaths from heroin have tripled in the last five years. Pennsylvania has a higher overdose rate than most states.

The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA) realizes immediate action needs to be taken to prevent opiate abuse. We believe this website, and its content, will provide you with increased awareness, education and information on how to seek help.

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