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Mapping Marijuana Leadership Forum 2017
February 2, 2017Mapping Marijuana is a Community Planning Compass for Youth Health & Safety. It is a guide for Policymakers and looks at how our communities might change in regards to these sectors: Neighborhoods, Businesses, Schools, Public Safety, Healthcare,...
Marijuana: What Future Do You See?
September 28, 2016MARIJUANA CONFERENCE 2016 POLICY CHANGE AND PROTECTING YOUTH This conference offered treatment providers, policy makers, law enforcement officials, and the general public the latest information on marijuana and its impact on the developing...
California's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (CURES) Media Event
May 18, 2016Department of Justice Gives Local Attention to Rx Drugs County Rx Workgroup tackles pain meds, links to heroin The Ventura County Prescription Drug Abuse Workgroup is a multiagency collaboration, including the Medical Examiner, Public Health,...
Understanding Legal Marijuana, Strategies from Ground Zero
April 29, 2016Featuring Colorado attorney and former prosecutor Chris Halsor
National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit 2016
March 28, 2016"This is a truly non-partisan issue, as it takes all of us working together to curb the deadly tide of drug abuse in America and inspire real change, from the Commander-in-Chief to local police chiefs and treatment professionals, and...
Mapping Marijuana Leadership Forum 2016
January 7, 2016Mapping Marijuana is a Community Planning Compass for Youth Health & Safety. It is a guide for Policymakers and looks at how our communities might change in regards to these sectors: Neighborhoods, Businesses, Schools, Public Safety,...
Pillar of Prevention Award 2015: Danny Trejo, Actor/Producer
September 21, 2015“Everything good that has happened to me has happened as a direct result of helping someone else.” - Danny Trejo Mark Varela, Director/Chief Probation Officer, Ventura County Probation Agency; Patrick Zarate, Division Manager, VCBH,...
WEEDUI Ventura County Drugged Driving Summit
September 17, 2015The WEEDUI Summit is a "Call to Action" for Ventura County to reduce DUIs by providing information needed to change attitudes, behaviors, and social norms around driving under the influence of drugs. The Summit featured state and local...