Take Back Day

National Take-Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs. 

Date: October 26, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Your local collection site

Get more information on the Take Back Day website.

Past Events

Heroin & Opioid Art Exhibition

Heroin and Opioid Art Exhibition posterThe Drug Enforcement Administration, New Jersey Division and the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area, in conjunction with the Partnership for a DrugFree New Jersey, The Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse along with the Ammon Foundation invite you to participate in the 4th Annual Heroin and Opioid Art Exhibition highlighting heroin and opioid abuse, addiction and recovery.

Cash Prizes were awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place and Honorable Mention. (Take a look at past entries.)

The exhibition was held from May 16th- May 18th, 2019 at Project Empty Spaces in Newark, New Jersey.

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Train the Trainer

Learn the essentials of organizing and delivering presentations on substance abuse prevention at this FREE training.

Date: March 12, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Shani Baraka Women's Resource Center
300 Clinton Avenue
Newark, New Jersey 07108


Find information on how you can register here.