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 [...]

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 [...]

Free educational webinars to promote health and strength

Partnership Carson City is hosting a free informative webinar series every Tuesday at 3 p.m., each week covering a different topic that focuses on continuing to build a healthy, strong community. “As a coalition, the way we’re set up, we can easily adapt to our community needs,” said Hannah McDonald, executive director of PCC. “And [...]

2020-07-02T16:13:59-07:00March 30th, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Events, Front Page News, Health, News|

Office closed temporarily, available remotely

Partnership Carson City is closing their office until further notice to be cautious about the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), and the staff will be working remotely. Partnership staff will also be checking the office voicemail as well as will remain readily available via email. They will also provide their cell phone numbers for texting or calling [...]

2020-04-17T10:44:34-07:00March 16th, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Events, Front Page News, Health, News|

Student educates community on drug deactivation system

Carson High School senior and Partnership Carson City Community Prevention Coordinator Cruz Bulmer, 19, is spreading the word about the Deterra Drug Deactivation System. “A lot of people don’t know what Deterra is,” Bulmer said. “Not many have heard of this great product that keeps drugs out of the wrong hands and protects our ecosystem.” [...]

2020-03-12T10:16:02-07:00March 12th, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Front Page News, Health, News|

Finding Stacia: A story of addiction and survival

Part III: A breath of new life   This is the third in a series about Stacia Nepper, the new deputy director for Partnership Carson City. She hopes her story of overcoming addiction will inspire others to seek help. Reach her or find additional resources at pcccarson.org.   By Teri Vance   In the chaos [...]

2020-04-17T10:42:57-07:00January 17th, 2020|Adult Health, Community, Events, Health, Meth, News|

Mock teen bedroom helps parents spot warning signs

Partnership Carson City youth high school program participant Nancy Mejorado, 17, is creating a mock teenage bedroom for parents and community leaders to better know how to spot drugs among youth belongings. The mock bedroom, which is Mejorado’s Carson High School senior project, opens to the public 2:30-7 p.m. Jan. 22-23 at Partnership’s main office, [...]