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Preventable Podcast

Totally Preventable will make you think about the issues your community faces and how YOU can make a difference for your friends, family, and neighbors.

It Takes All of Us

To end the stigma of mental health & substance use disorders, we need the help of our entire community! Learn how you can get involved today.


Designed to provide individuals with safe drinking resources such as a Blood Alcohol Calculator and links to rides, available to Newport County bars for free!

Grandfamily Support Group
Grandfamily Support Group

NCPC, in collaboration with Child & Family, offers a support group for grandparents who are the primary caregivers to their grandchildren. This group provides an opportunity to come together and connects grandfamilies to resources specific to their needs.

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Our Local Coalitions

Little Compton

We Envision a County that Embraces and Promotes the Health and Safety of All Residents.

The Newport County Prevention Coalition is comprised of voluntary members representing and serving multiple sectors of our region. Our focus is to develop, implement, and advocate for effective community based prevention and wellness strategies.

Our commitment to supporting Newport County residents prompts us to continue expanding and determine unmet needs in our community, while seeking to engage residents in our efforts.

We are always looking for members of our community to join our efforts and become apart of the solution! 

Rhode Island Regional Resources

The Rhode Island Regional Coalitions are comprised of seven regions covering the State. The Coalitions represents parents, youth, law enforcement, schools, healthcare, businesses, government officials and community leaders. We assess the region’s substance use challenges and work together to develop policies and programs using evidence-based practices. 

If you are in need of assistance in another county or looking for additional resources, visit today.

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ATTENTION ALL DADSDad’s Discussing focus group meeting TODAY June 24th on Zoom 5pm-6pm.Topic: Minority Fatherhood, From Stigma to Statement with Robert WilsonRSVP: #dads #fatherhood #minorityfatherhood #discussiongroup #focusgroup #dadsdiscussing ... See MoreSee Less
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NEW PODCAST OUT TODAY!We talk about our up-and-coming Prevention Night on June 29th at 6:35 along with all the wonderful things the Gulls do in the Community! We talk about our up-and-coming Prevention Night on June 29th at 6:35, along with all the wonderful things the Gulls do in the Community! Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or click the link #podcast #totallypreventable #NewportGulls #familyfun #newport #Community ... See MoreSee Less
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We will be at Newport Out Pride Market and Festival! Tomorrow June 25th 11am-4pm on the lawn of Great Friends Meeting House, 21 Farewell Street Newport, RICome visit our booth we'll have great resources and fun giveaways for all ages!Learn more about the event #Pride #loveislove #lovewins #lgbtqia #marriageequality #equalitymatters #newportpride ... See MoreSee Less
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Upcoming Events

Jun 29
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Parent-to-Parent Training Week 4 - The Autism Project
Jun 29
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Prevention Night at Cardines Field
Jul 06
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Parent-to-Parent Training Week 5 - The Autism Project

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From The Blog

Our Latest Posts

March 29, 2022Parenting, Substance Use

9 Parent Tips for Talking About Marijuana with Your Teen

With the legalization of marijuana in many states — our children might be getting mixed messages on the risks, impact and dangers. 1. Discuss How Laws are Different for Young People Similar to alcohol laws, marijuana laws differ between adults and children. Recreational use laws apply to adults 21+ with…

January 7, 2022Mental Health, Monthly

January is Mental Wellness Month

Everyone is guilty of not prioritizing our mental wellness at some point in our lives, but it is never too late to make improvements. So why not start this month? January is also known as Mental Wellness Month. With 2021 behind us, the new year is an blank page for you.…

October 25, 2021Parenting, Substance Use

Keeping Your Home Safe & Drug-Free

Written By Ark Behavioral Health As a parent, it’s normal to worry about your child encountering drugs at school, parties, or other social places. However, most kids who struggle with drugs discovered them at home.To keep your house as safe and drug-free as possible, here are a few tips and…

September 22, 2021Uncategorized

Environmental Wellness

Environmental wellness is related to the surroundings you occupy. This dimension of health connects your overall well-being to the health of your environment. Think of it like this: When you are preparing  a meal, do you rinse and chop your veggies in your living room? Do you season your meat in the…