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.
There is still an abundance of information that we don’t know about vaping and e-cigarette use. There are also some myths that have been circulated to downplay the dangers that we do know are associated with vaping and e-cigarette use. So… what are the FACTS? 🤔 FACT: E-cigarettes have the POTENTIAL to… Read more »Read More
Did you know that underage drinking increases the risk for an individual to suffer from alcohol dependence in the adult years. To be specific, youth who start drinking before the age of 15 years are SIX TIMES MORE LIKELY to develop alcohol dependence or alcohol abuse. This is because the use of alcohol during these adolescent years… Read more »Read More
During this time of isolation as a means of practicing safety measures against COVID-19, there has been a tremendous increase in concern for mental health, especially concerning the youth. We, here at CCAPSA, Inc., believe now is an even more necessary and essential time to collaborate with our partnering community agencies for the benefit of… Read more »Read More