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  • Prevention Strategies with the PA Stop Next Steps Kit

    Media campaigns can serve as a powerful environmental prevention strategy to help change the ecosystem in which a person lives, which always plays a part in how that person behaves. This PAStop Next Steps Kit is a collection of practical tips for planning and implementing an effective media campaign, no matter what the size of […]

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  • PA Stop Innovator: Duquesne University

    Our latest PA Stop Innovator is Dr. Daniel Gittins, Associate Director of DU CARES at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. We’re proud to share his ideas and hope to inspire other Pennsylvania colleges and universities to take PA Stop and make it their own. TELL US ABOUT YOUR ORGANIZATION. WHAT DO YOU DO? WHO DO YOU SERVE? […]

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  • PA Stop at the Eagles Game

    Debbie Moskovitz, Director of the Council Rock Coalition for Healthy Youth, rented an ad truck for the Philadelphia Eagles home-opener at Lincoln Financial Field. They wanted to target young adult men with the PA STOP messages.  What a great place to find them!

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Commonwealth prevention alliance

Stop Opiate Abuse Campaign


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.

Commonwealth Prevention Alliance Board of Directors

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