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Town Hall Meeting Addresses Prescription Drug Abuse and Its Relationship to Heroin

Prescription Drug Abuse and Its Relationship to Heroin:  A Beaver County Town Hall Meeting is accepting RSVP’s from members of the public as well as interested community leaders.  The meeting will be held on the CCBC campus in the Athletic and Events Center (Dome) on Friday November 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Registration begins at 9 a.m.
The town hall meeting has gained the attention of US Attorney David Hickton and Michael Botticelli, Acting Director of the Office on National Drug Control Policy (sometimes referred to as the “Drug Czar”).  These two gentlemen, both holding influential national positions, will attend our meeting.
Speakers also include Neil Capretto, DO, FASAM, Medical Director at Gateway Rehab and Anthony J Berosh, Beaver County District Attorney.  This meeting is a project of the Beaver County Prescription Drug Abuse Coalition and is sponsored by Beaver County Behavioral Health, Drug and Alcohol Program.
RSVP is required for the free event by Tuesday, November 7 to assure adequate seating and the provided light lunch.  You can call Community Health Challenge at 724-432-3474 or by email:  MAveri@CommunityHealthChallenge.org   If you prefer to register by fax or mail, click here to download the registration form.

 

Salute the Parade of Veterans

Salute the Parade of Veterans

Please join RSVP, the Center at the Mall and PA CareerLink as they present, “Salute the Parade of Veterans” at the Center at the Mall on Friday, November 14, 2014 from 11 A.M to 2 P.M. A full hot lunch featuring stuffed chicken breast will be provided free to the veterans. Guests who would likeContinue Reading

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Troy and Theodora Polamalu Say “Talofa” to Fans and Supporters at chairtable Luau

The Polamalus Welcome All to “Party with a Purpose,” Benefitting US Veterans and Positive Change in American Samoa On November 14, 2014, Pittsburgh Steeler Troy Polamalu and his wife Theodora will host their second luau and are inviting the entire Pittsburgh community to join them at the Westin Convention Center in Pittsburgh. The Polamalu PolynesianContinue ReadingContinue Reading

The Children’s Institute is Named a Passy-Muir® Center of Excellence

The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh, known for its expertise in general and specialized pediatric rehabilitation, is among a select group of facilities world-wide that has been recognized and named a Passy-Muir® Center of Excellence. Representatives from Passy-Muir, Inc. will present the award at The Children’s Institute on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:30 AM. TheContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Poverty Simulation Reveals Challenges of Low Income Families

Poverty Simulation Reveals Challenges of Low Income Families

We cannot afford to be insensitive to the people we serve. On Friday, October 31, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., a poverty simulation experience presented by Aliquippa Weed and Seed in conjunction with the Franklin Center of Beaver County’s Disproportionate Minority Contact Project, will be held in the lower level of The ChurchContinue Reading

Fashion Show and Lunch in Support of Dress for Success

Great news…Trunk Shows To Go is doing a Lunch, Vendor & Fashion Show on Sunday, November 16 at Peters Place,1199 Washington Pike, Bridgeville, PA  from 11:00AM to 3:00 PM benefiting Dress for Success. Please go to our website: https://www.trunkshowstogo.com  to pay for your lunch ticket – it is only $15 -and bring your receipt for 10 FREE ticketsContinue Reading