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Promoting Community Safety: Drug Round-Up April 27

Save the date for a pivotal community initiative as Partnership Carson City announces its bi-annual Drug Round-up scheduled for Saturday, April 27, running from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This initiative aims to raise awareness about the critical impact of keeping unused and expired prescription drugs within households.  "This event is not just about disposing [...]

2024-04-30T14:09:06-07:00April 7th, 2024|Drug Info, Events, Prescription Drugs|

From Awareness to Action

As April rolls around, so does an important observance: Alcohol Awareness Month. This year's Alcohol Awareness Month holds particular significance as it sheds light on the pathways to recovery for individuals wrestling with alcohol dependency. Ten Facts About Alcohol Let's start with some eye-opening statistics about alcohol consumption: - 75% of esophageal cancers stem from [...]

2024-04-04T17:43:56-07:00April 4th, 2024|Alcohol, Drug Info, Front Page News, News|

October’s Drug Round-up Returns October 24

Partnership Carson City, inspiring a healthy community through education and prevention, is raising awareness around the impacts of keeping unused and expired prescription drugs in your household. To support the benefits of proper disposal, the annual Drug Round-up takes place Saturday, Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at four locations in Carson City. [...]

2020-12-21T11:06:07-08:00October 13th, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Events, Health, News, Prescription Drugs|

Saturday, Sept. 26 is Safe At-Home Drug Disposal Day

Partnership Carson City, founded to develop a healthy community, and other partners are educating the community about how to safely dispose of prescription drugs this Saturday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to noon at Smith's Food and Drug Store, located at 599 E William St. Additionally, Partnership will have a collection box for safe disposal [...]

2020-10-13T21:19:47-07:00September 23rd, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Events, Health, News, Prescription Drugs|

Light Your Own Candle Virtual Memorial

Partnership Carson City is honoring those who have lost their life to an overdose with a Facebook live event Thursday, August 27 at 6 p.m. The event coincides with International Overdose Awareness Day. “This is a very real problem for many and especially difficult for those that have lost a loved one,” said Hannah McDonald, [...]

Alcohol server training

Partnership Carson City, the Carson City Sheriff’s Office and school resource officers are working together to offer a no-cost, certificate education on Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL). The collaborators are providing a server training at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 14 via Zoom. Upon successful completion of the hour-long course, participants receive a certification to sell [...]

2020-07-16T12:31:06-07:00July 2nd, 2020|Alcohol, Community, Drug Info, News, Student Learning|

Deterra Pick-up Day for Safe Prescription Drug Disposal

Partnership Carson City, inspiring a healthy community by building strong families and successful youth, wants to provide you with the education and tools to dispose of your unused drugs in a way that won’t harm the planet or other people. Deterra bags as well as prescription and medication lock boxes are available for pick-up on [...]

2020-06-30T09:59:37-07:00June 11th, 2020|Drug Info, News, Prescription Drugs|

Virtual Naloxone training

Join us for this life-saving learning opportunity! Partnership will be presenting a Naloxone training via Zoom on Wednesday, June 3 at 11 a.m. This brief class will teach participants how to use the nasal spray Naloxone, a drug that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. The training will also include a history of opioids [...]

Alcohol server training

Partnership Carson City, the Carson City Sheriff’s Office and school resource officers are working together to offer no-cost, certificate education on Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL). The collaborators are providing a server training at 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 6 via Zoom that certifies those who work in the industries which sell and serve alcohol. Samantha [...]

2020-04-28T11:19:09-07:00April 28th, 2020|Alcohol, Community, News|

Free family engagement webinar series

Partnership Carson City is teaming up with Carson High School, presenting a free family engagement webinar series to help promote health and wellness for youth and adults alike. This ongoing series starts May 7 through June 3 with all programs held at 6 p.m. via Zoom conference call. The topics are designed to help promote [...]

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