Burlington County Coalition for Healthy Communities (BCCHC) Meeting

Come join BCCHC as we discuss ways to come together to make Burlington County a safer, drug-free place for all our residents. Our mission is to reduce underage use of alcohol and the illegal use and misuse of other drugs across the lifespan in Burlington County by utilizing community collaboration to facilitate population-level environment change.


Date: February 26, 2019
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Burlington County Health Department
15 Pioneer Blvd, Westampton, NJ 08060


DART Prevention Coalition Rx Medication Misuse Workgroup

The DART Prevention Coalition has dedicated workgroups focused on reducing substance abuse issues, and this workgroup focuses on prescription drug misuse. Anyone is more than welcome to attend our workgroup meetings as well as broader coalition meetings. To learn more about DART Prevention Coalition or to join, contact


Date: March 6, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Where: Ocean County Health Department
175 Sunset Ave, Toms River, NJ 08755


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.

Deadline to submit: April 15th, 2019

Cash Prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place and Honorable Mention.

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

For more information please visit:

Take Back Day

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

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Your local collection site

Get more information on the Take Back Day website.