Youth advisor retreat

Partnership Carson City is hosting a Youth Advisor Retreat, July 14, 16, 21 and 23 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The virtual training is designed for anyone working with youth or youth groups and wants to gain or enhance their skills on effective youth engagement. The workshop is FREE and contains four sessions. The [...]

2020-07-06T11:12:50-07:00July 6th, 2020|Community, Front Page News, Health, News, Teen Health|

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 [...]

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|

Free virtual yoga brings community together

Partnership Carson City is going virtual with its yoga series in an effort to continue to provide a needed respite with the ongoing limitations as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The free one-hour Wellness Yoga series takes place at 5:15 p.m. on Mondays. Instructions for joining the sessions are available below. The classes will [...]

2020-07-02T16:11:51-07:00March 20th, 2020|Community, 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|

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, [...]

Finding Stacia: A story of addiction and survival

Part II: Evaporating into the "meth cloud"   This is the second 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   Once the funeral [...]

Finding Stacia: A story of addiction and survival

Part I: Losing Anthony   This is the first 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   “Anthony’s gone.” The words floated through [...]

Free “Women Seeking Safety” workshop series being offered

Women who have experienced trauma in their lives are encouraged to join a free personal development workshop series open to the public starting Wednesday, Jan. 8. The evidence-based 12-week series offers attendees practical resources for living well. Be part of any or all of these workshops focused on increasing your individual strengths and coping skills. [...]