Be Empowered & BTRU2U!
Welcome to the BTRU2U hubspot where you can get engaged, be involved, enroll in programs, and lead your community or peer group to adopt a drug-free life, and end under-age drinking. Here you will be able to sign-up for information sessions, locate resources for your community groups, and find events in your backyard to get involved. When you’re done, please “Take the Pledge” to #LivFree, by joining our newsletter to learn more about drug-free lifestyles, drug-prevention tips, ways to help prevent underage drinking, and upcoming community events. read more
Radio interview of The Miami Coalition regarding the Opiate Epidemic in South Florida on the Fernand R. Amandi Radio Show (WIOD 610).
1A: Emilio Vento, Member of the Miami-Dade Opioid Taskforce, Discusses Opioid Epidemic in Miami-Dade 3/31/17
Opioid Addiction Task Force
The misuse, abuse, addiction, and overdose of opioids have become serious public health problems in Miami-Dade County. Over the past decade, alarming increases in opioid-related overdoses and deaths have been observed. Find out how the Opioid Addiction Task Force plans to help South Florida battle Opioid addiciton.
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• Schedule an event
• For prevention services
• For continuing education
Drug Prevention Hotline: (800) 731-6306
Underage Drinking Prevention: (305) 273-3744 x7232
The State Attorney’s Fund for a Safer and Healthier Community at The Miami Foundation.
The Miami Coalition participated in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools “Back to School Health & Family Fair” on Saturday, July 8, 2017. The event was held at the Fair & Expo Center and provided families who attended with many services and giveaways such as health screenings, immunizations, dental screenings and school supplies. The Miami Coalition was able to register 212 parents and students during the event for the “BTRU2U Take The Pledge” campaign to live alcohol and drug free.