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Middletown Celebrates Our Kids Making Healthy Choices  February 4, 2019

Middletown Celebrates Our Kids Making Healthy Choices!  January 18, 2019
It's beginning to look a lot like Project Purple in Middletown! Have you noticed the banners, purple bows, and purple lighting popping up around town? Are you wondering, What is Project Purple? The "Go Purple" movement was founded by former NBA basketball player and recovering addict, Chris Herren, who promoted healthy lifestyle choices and being who…

Lunch n’ Learn Series returns to MHS, sponsored by Islanders Committed  November 27, 2018
Islanders Committed, in collaboration with the Middletown Prevention Coalition, is bringing the Lunch n’ Learn Series back to MHS! This series of interactive sessions lead by local experts are designed to help students attain peak academic, athletic, and physical performance.

Middletown Prevention Coalition Celebrates November Military Family Appreciation Month  November 9, 2018
Each November, the President signs a proclamation declaring November Military Family Month, and with hundred of thousands of service members deployed overseas, recognizing the daily sacrifices made by military families has never been more important. Of all the military families in Rhode Island, Newport County and Middletown specifically, is home to the largest percentage of…

Middletown Prevention Coalition presents “Four Legs to Stand On” 7 November 6:30pm  November 7, 2018
Join us tonight for an important conversation about families and addiction.    

Middletown Prevention Coalition and Islanders Committed sponsor Molly Kennedy, “Creating the Champion Within”  September 25, 2018
The Middletown Prevention Coalition and Islanders Committed, a group of Middletown students committed to hosting health and wellness programs for their peers to enhance academic, athletic and personal performance, is sponsoring this year’s Kick-Off assembly to begin the year on positive note. Molly Kennedy, a nationally acclaimed motivational youth speaker, triathlete and author will speak…

Postponed! Middletown Prevention Coalition to Celebrate 10th Annual Family Day! Oct 5th 5:00-9:00pm at Second Beach  September 10, 2018
POSTPONED! Our rain date is October 5th. Middletown Prevention Coalition celebrates 10th Annual Family Day! ¡NEWS!   Patrick Little of WPRI will be our celebrity Sand Castle Competition judge! Family Day is a national prevention movement to inform families about the importance of parental engagement. Family Day celebrates the simple, everyday things parents do with their…

Aquidneck Island Rally 4 Recovery, 8 September 12:00-4:00pm Pottsy Field  September 6, 2018
Each September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration sponsors National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders, and celebrate the individuals living in recovery. In observance of the 29th National Recovery Month, the Aquidneck Island Rally 4 Recovery will celebrate people from all walks of life as…

SNL @ the Y Night Outdoor Adventure Center for Middletown Students Grades 8-12, June 1st 7-10pm  May 29, 2018
Rescheduled for June 1st. Looking for a challenge? Want to try something new?  Join us for Saturday Night Live @ the Y for all Middletown Students Grades 8-12 Sponsored by Islanders Committed, this FREE event will feature: The YMCA's Outdoor Adventure Center's High Ropes Course with certified instructors Glow-In-The-Dark Ultimate Frisbee Roasting marshmallows by the…

Lunch n’ Learn Series returns to MHS during the month of May!  May 2, 2018
Islanders Committed is bringing back it’s popular Lunch n’ Learn Series this month. Each session will provide strategies for performing at your best in the classroom, on the field, and in life. A healthy mind and body is essential for success.