prescription misuse

Come to the Medicine Take Back Event!

Mar 17, 2015 Comments Off admin

Medicine Take Back Event Saturday, April 25 9:00am-1:00pm Be part of the solution: Revere CARES is partnering with the Revere Shines committee to encourage safe disposal of unwanted medicines When you bring in your medicines, you’ll be entered in a raffle for a $50 dollar Target gift card! Why this matters: 22,767 drug overdose deaths in the United States were related to pharmaceuticals in 2013   One ...

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Scan Here for Quality of Life Survey

Help Improve Revere! Fill out a Quality of Life Survey Today!

Feb 26, 2015 Comments Off admin

What Makes Revere Great? What Could Make It Even Better?   We need to hear from YOU!   The MGH Center for Community Health Improvement and Revere CARES is partnering with the City and local organizations to determine the most important health issues affecting residents and to develop a plan to address them.  The survey is available in English ...

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Ingredients and warning on the back label of an e-cigarette package

December Community Coalition Meeting Explores Substance Use and Advertising

Feb 5, 2015 Comments Off admin

Revere Community Members, [caption id="attachment_2921" align="alignright" width="150"] Ingredients and warning on the back label of an e-cigarette package[/caption]   On December 4, we gathered with coalition and community members to discuss the effect of alcohol and tobacco advertising on substance use among local youth.   Katherine Connolly from Health Resources in Action presented on how big tobacco targets youth through ...

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