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Pender EYFP Will Be Back Fall 2021
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02 Jun
2021
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Pender EYFP Will Be Back Fall 2021

6/1/21: Empowering Youth and Families Program will be back in the Fall of 2021. This is a free 10-week program for Middle School aged youth and their caregivers designed to improve family relationships and communication skills. The purpose of the program is to educate communities about protective factors to help prevent youth substance misuse and..

28 May
2021
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Onslow EYFP Learns About Addiction & the Brain in Session 2

5/25/21: In Session 2 of Powerful Communities, the youth constructed their own personal brains with Play Dough. Youth learned how opioid use affects the three different parts of the brain. While constructing her personal brain, one child said, “I didn’t know the human brain had so many parts. Drugs can be bad for our brains.”..