Cobb Community Alliance to Prevent Substance Abuse (CCAPSA) creates strategic partnerships with individuals and organizations to promote health and wellness within the Cobb County community by preventing the onset of substance misuse. Our Vision is to create a drug-free Cobb County community.
I PLEDGE to be substance free by: hosting only alcohol, tobacco and other drug free parties for youth; not allowing any of my children or their friends to consume alcohol, tobacco and other drugs on my property; and discouraging my children from attending unsupervised parties.
We are well into the month of April, completing our first full week, so we know what that means…. ITS ALCOHOL AWARENESS MONTH! During the month of April, we make an effort to increase outreach and education regarding the dangers of alcoholism, alcohol abuse, and underage drinking. Alcohol is the most widely abused substance among… Read more »Read More
April is NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH! During the month of April, it is important that we recognize the significance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect. Child abuse and neglect are risk factors for mental health issues, like depression, which could lead to substance use and abuse showing up… Read more »Read More
As we close National Drug and Alcohol Facts week, focusing on actively empowering our youth by sharing science-based facts about drugs, alcohol, and addiction, let’s test our “drug and alcohol” IQ! The National Insitute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) has the 2021 National Drug & Alcohol IQ Challenge! Share with friends and family to see who… Read more »Read More