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Healthy Ways to Manage Stress

Back to school is just around the corner! Be aware of increased peer influence and stress from school on top of the ongoing stress from the pandemic. Teens may turn to substances as ways to cope with stress. Help your teen find healthy alternatives to relieve stress, such as art, sports, or games with friends. […]

Medication Take-Back April 24

A BIG thank you to our incredible volunteers that braved the rain last weekend for our Medication Take-Back at Asheville Outlets and Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office. With your help, we collected 43 lbs. of medication! We distributed 6 lockboxes, 3 sharps containers, and 22 packs of Deterra Drug Deactivation System. If you live in Buncombe […]

NEWS RELEASE

The Partnership for Substance Free Youth in Buncombe County taking back unwanted prescription drugs April 24 [Asheville, NC] – On Saturday, Apr. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Partnership for Substance Free Youth will be collaborating with local businesses and law enforcement to provide the public the opportunity to prevent pill abuse and […]