This category is composed of blog posts providing information about community/public initiatives aimed at ASAP’s target audiences.
Since 1949, organizations across the United States have promoted mental health awareness in May by reaching millions of people through health screenings, local events and media. There are a lot of ways you can make a big impact by spending just a little of your time. (more…)
The United States’ growing opiate-addiction epidemic has made it more important than ever to dispose of unwanted prescription medications properly. (more…)
Know your landlord rights. Being a landlord can be a great business opportunity — but also one posing unique challenges. If you want to learn more — especially when it comes to substance use and abuse on your property — we invite you to our FREE Landlord Workshop, 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 28 at the Garner […]
A well-rounded education isn’t made up only of academics. Sure, it’s really important to study and make good grades — but personal and professional success also stem from activities outside the regular classroom. (more…)
The Hancock County Sheriff’s office now offers a simple and safe way to dispose of out-of-date and/or unused prescription drugs. The sheriff’s office, 875 State St., Garner, is accepting prescription and over-the-counter drugs for disposal 24 hours a day, seven days of the week. You can protect your family, community and environment by disposing of […]
The Bullying Help Line is a resource for youth and their families, educators and people throughout our community. This support service, operated by Crisis Intervention Service, can be reached 24 hours a day, every day, by calling (641) 424-9071 or 1-800-479-9071. (more…)