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

Seth’s Story – Oakmont, PA

What is your story? In May of 2016, my dad overdosed on heroin. He was a very helpful, caring person, so I know he would want me to tell his story, to get the information out there for other people. I'm a pretty read more

Erie County Innovators

Dave Sanner is the Director of the Office of Drug and Alcohol Abuse at the Erie County Department of Human Services. As the Erie County Single County Authority (SCA), here's how Dave has used PA Stop to enhance his read more

Carbon, Monroe, and Pike County Innovators

Jamie Drake is the Executive Director of the Carbon-Monroe-Pike Drug & Alcohol Commission. As the SCA of this three-county joinder, here's how Jamie has used PA Stop to enhance her work (spoiler alert: by making lots read more