Podcasts, digital audio files available on your phone, tablets or computers, entertain and educate. TCCY, relying on the skills and experience of Jonquil Newland, has rolled out the agency’s first podcast called, “Roots and Wings.” Every month “Roots and Wings” will highlight a new subject or topic that impacts children and families across Tennessee. Please let […]
Saturday, April 27, is National Drug Take-Back Day. Please join us as a digital ambassador to build awareness about addiction to prescription pain medications and to encourage people to drop off their unused medications.
Here are three super easy ways afterschool programs can help promote prescription drug safety to prevent accidental overdose or prescription drug misuse.
Tennessee Afterschool Network (TAN) is responding to the opioid crisis by engaging partners and youth in prevention education efforts. Research shows that students participating in high-quality afterschool and summer programs are less likely to abuse drugs or alcohol. Tennessee has been hit especially hard by the opioid epidemic. In 2017 there were nearly 1,200 opioid […]