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 read more

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 read more

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 read more

Cambria County Drug Coalition

Many thanks to Ronna Yablonski, Executive Director of the Cambria County Drug Coalition. She's an endless source of ideas and has included PA Stop materials in numerous types of prevention efforts, ranging from radio read more

Announcing New Messaging Grants

PA Stop opiate abuse campaign expands to combat prescription drug abuse and potential heroin use in PA. The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA), a private non-profit whose mission is to support prevention read more

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 read more

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 read more

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 read more

Summer Conference to Share PA Stop Tips and Tools

The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance has opened registration for the 2018 CPA Conference. The conference will be held June 5-8 in State College, PA. Sessions are organized around themes such as advocacy, read more

Grant Opportunity

The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance announces a grant opportunity for Single County Authorities and community anti-drug coalitions in Pennsylvania. This competitive financial award will be used to develop a media read more