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Middletown Celebrates April Month of the Military Child  April 5, 2018
Middletown Celebrates April Month of the Military Child Did you know that April is the Month of the Military Child? Did you know that Middletown Public Schools have the highest percentage of kids from military families (including international students) in the State of Rhode Island?  Did you know that Forest Avenue School has the largest…


Do you know what a Juul is? There is a good chance your teens do.  March 5, 2018


Parent Workshop “Helping Kids Reduce Their Stress (and ours) in the Pursuit of Success” Wednesday, January 31 6:30 Gaudet Middle School Cafeteria  January 22, 2018
Does your teen seem stressed or overwhelmed? Looking for another way to communicate with your teen? Dr. Bellace uses his expertise and humor to impart practical and healthy coping mechanisms for teens (and adults) as they navigate the stresses of growing up. Presented by Islanders Committed and the Middletown Prevention Coalition.Please call 401-845-0409 for more…


Project Purple Week Middletown Volleyball Tournament, Feb 2 at the YMCA sponsored by Islanders Committed  January 11, 2018
There is still time to be part of the fun! Join Islanders Committed, in collaboration with the Middletown Prevention Coalition and the Newport County YMCA, in celebrating THP Project Purple Week Initiative with a fun, family friendly Volleyball Tournament! Get your team together and get registered. See you on the court!  


Middletown Family Day Bonfire, October 6 6:00-9:00PM, Second Beach  October 5, 2017
Making Everyday Special…Family Day celebrates the simple, everyday things parents do to create strong, healthy relationships with their kids. The Middletown Prevention Coalition invites you to a FREE Family Day Bonfire at Second Beach, October 6th.


Aquidneck Island 6th Annual Rally4Recovery September 9  August 14, 2017


Fresh Air Challenge, World No Tobacco Day- Middletown Prevention Coalition  June 2, 2017
The World Health Organization (WHO) believes every person should be able to breathe tobacco-smoke-free air. May 31st was World No Tobacco Day. Join the Middletown Prevention Coalition in an initiative celebrating World No Tobacco Day until June 9 by taking the Fresh Air Challenge. Middletown’s Smoke-Free Parks, Beaches, and Recreational Areas Ordinance protects the health…


May 31st is World No Tobacco Day- Middletown Prevention Coalition  May 31, 2017
"Tobacco not only produces lung cancer in people, but it is a cancer to the lungs of the Earth," Dr. Armando Peruga. To learn more about the costs of tobacco, both human and environmental, please click on the link below. http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/31/health/tobacco-environment-who-report/index.html?sr=fbCNN053117tobacco-environment-who-report1230PMVODtopLink&linkId=38194941  


May is Mental Health Awareness Month- Middletown Prevention Coalition  May 12, 2017
Did you know that nearly 1 in 5 adult Americans struggle with mental illness according to the National Institute of Mental Health? Where our mental health is concerned, this can mean making the choices we need to make to recognize and understand signs and symptoms of mental health concerns, and seeking help as soon as…


Middletown Prevention Coalition presents “Marijuana Update: Lessons From Colorado” April 24 7:00-9:00, CCRI Newport  April 19, 2017
The Middletown Prevention Coalition, in collaboration with the Newport County Prevention Coalition, invite you to the free forum. Dr Christian Thurstone will address marijuana's impact on teens and Colorado's experience with legalization. The keynote will be followed by a panel discussion.