Latest Past Events

Healthy Teens Youth Health Awards 2022

Manatee Technical College 6305 State Road 70 E, Bradenton

Celebrate efforts to protect Youth Health in our community! Now in its 8th year, the Healthy Teens Youth Health Awards honor the individuals and organizations who do so much to protect the health of our youth and empower them to make healthier choices. We will also be celebrating our *brand new* cohort of Teen Health Educators in completing their first year on the program, as well as saying thank you and good luck to our graduating team of seniors.   Please consider donating $50 (in addition to your ticket purchase) to allow one Teen Health Educator and their parent to attend for free. Light appetizers and drinks will be served.  

Knowledge is Power: FREE Virtual Conversations

Event Site Nurse-Moderated Group focused on Family Empowerment. Each Wednesday community partners come together virtually to help families stay safe. About this event March 23 MAT Program Sonya Bufe, BayCare March 30 Adverse Childhood Experiences- ACE's, Missy and Eve, BayCare CHAT April 6 Social Media and Youth, Missy and Eve, BayCare CHAT April 13 Birth control- Terri Thompson, Department of Health April 20 Oasis Pregnancy Center April 27 Safe Sleep, Jessica Quintero, Healthy Start May 4 NAMI -Debbie May 11 Safe Sleep- Healthy Start Jessica Q. May 18 May 25 MAT Education, Whitney Hughson, Groups Recover Together June 1 June 8 June 15 Oasis Pregnancy Center June 22 June 29

SAMHSA National Prevention Week – Prevention Day Webinar

Registration National Prevention Week National Prevention Week (NPW) is a national public education platform bringing together communities and organizations to raise awareness about the importance of substance use prevention and positive mental health. SAMHSA’s NPW is May 8 through 14, 2022, and we’ve already started planning! Check back often for new resources and send questions or requests to SAMHSA's NPW coordinator David Wilson at The 2022 SAMHSA Prevention Day (SPD) event will kick off National Prevention Week (May 8 – 14) activities, and it will be delivered virtually through an interactive online conference platform.