On DEA Drug Take Back Day held Saturday October 26, 2019, The Greenwich Police Department took in over 50 lbs of used prescription medications.
July 2, 2019 - The Importance of Sleep for Teen Mental Health: According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 41 million Americans get six or fewer hours of sleep per night. For teens, it's even worse. MORE.
April 10, 2019 - Raising age to buy tobacco in CT gains momentum: A bill that will increase the minimum age to purchase tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21, received a strong lobbying push from supporters at the state Capitol Wednesday. READ MORE.
November 29, 2018 - Greenwich student survey yields surprising results: Substance abuse, cyberbullying, social media use and the power of parent influence: The town Prevention Council surveyed about 3,000 middle school and high school students on these and other topics earlier this year. MORE.
September 21, 2018 - Greenwich student survey: Drug access, use spikes in high school: Access to and use of alcohol and other drugs jump when students transition from middle school to high school, a recent study administered by Greenwich’s Prevention Council found. MORE.