Projects and Events

PDAC FacebookFacebook.com/PittsfieldDAC

PDAC TwitterTwitter.com/PittsfieldDAC

PDAC YouTube – YouTube.com/PittsfieldDAC

Pittsfield SADDFacebook.com/PittsfieldSADD Pittsfield SADD is a group of PMHS students working together to promote healthy decision and positive activities for youth and teen in Pittsfield.  Pittsfield SADD conducts a monthly poster campaign to raise awareness about issues facing students and the community.  Recent poster campaigns: January 2012

National Night OutNational Night Out Flyer 2011 For more information visit: http://nno.org/nno/

Old Home Day – During Old Home Day 2011, the PDAC Youth Committee dressed up to hand out flyers, information, and stickers about the risks with ATOD to those who were attending Old Home Day.

Attack of the Music!!!Attack of the Music!!! Flyer

All Stars – The PDAC offers local middle school students the opportunity to participate in All Stars, an evidence based prevention curriculum.  Sessions are help at PYW during drop in, food is provided, and the material is taught by a certified All Stars instructor.  For more information about All Stars, visit: http://www.allstarsprevention.com.

PDAC Fact Sheet – Here is a great fact sheet to share when talking about the PDAC and the impact of the coalition in Pittsfield: PDAC Fact Sheet PDF

Community Forums – New forum dates to come; stay tuned!

Rx Drop Box – In addition to the National PX Take Back Days Pittsfield participates in, there is a permanent Rx drop box located in the Pittsfield Police Station.  Drop Box Flyer PDF

Speak UP PSAIn May 2011, youth from Pittsfield won a contest with WJYY when they submitted a script for a PSA contest!  7 youth were able to go to the WJYY studios, meet Nazzy, be interviewed on their air, and record their PSA that will air on WYJJ!  Listen to it here: Pittsfield Youth Speak Up PSA

Media Power YouthHave you seen the PSA video Pittsfield youth made with Media Power Youth?  Check it out now: http://www.youtube.com/v/AcIYvIrtVK4

Red Ribbon Week – With help from the NH National Guard Counterdrug Task Force, on October 25, 2011 students from the Pittsfield Elementary and middle School formed a ribbon on the field and had their picture taken from a National Guard helicopter to celebrate Red Ribbon Week.  See the picture here.  300 red tulip bulbs were also planted at the Elementary school and police station to celebrate Red Ribbon Week.

Safe Homes PledgeSafe Homes Brochure (as of April 2011)

Safe Homes DirectorySafe Homes Directory (as of April 2011)

Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Data2009 Pittsfield YRBS Data, 2009 State and Local YRBS Data

Kick Butts Day – Poster Contest Poster, Press Release

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