Calendar

  • today
October 2019
October 2019
SMTWTFS
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
       
Oct, 2019
  • Month
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
#ZeroReasonsWhy March and Rally
Hear from Teen Speakers | Make Personalized Signs | Join The Movement

Date: September 29 , 2019

1:00 - 3:00 P.M.
MILL CREEK PARK ON THE COUNTRY CLUB PLAZA
Find us by the JC Nichols Memorial Fountain near the corner of West 47th St. (Cleaver II Blvd.) and JC Nichols Pkwy., Kansas City, MO 64111
Here is the google maps link: click here
Click here to downlaod the flyer
#ZeroReasonsWhy March and Rally
Hear from Teen Speakers | Make Personalized Signs | Join The Movement
2019 Kansas Prevention Conference
Date: October 1 - 3 , 2019

Where: Hyatt Regency
400 W Waterman
Wichita, KS 67202
When: Oct. 1: 9am - 6pm & 6pm - 9pm
Oct. 2: 8:30am - 5pm
Oct. 3 8:30am - 5pm
Conference 2019
2019 Kansas Prevention Conference
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
Date: October 1 - 31 , 2019

People who began using addictive substances before age 15 are nearly 7 times likelier to develop a substance problem than those who delay first use until age 21 or older.
Resources are available here
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
more...
World Mental Health Day
Date: October 10 , 2019


http://www.who.int/mental_health/world-mental-health-day/en/
World Mental Health Day
International Day for The Eradication of Poverty
KPC Sustainability Training Event
Date: October 22 , 2019

For KPCCI Implementation Grantees and PFS 2015 UAD Grantees
9:00am-3:00pm
Wichita State University
Marcus Welcome Center
Mike Oatman Drive
Wichita, KS 67208
Register Here
KPC Sustainability Training Event
Red Ribbon Week - “Send A Message. Stay Drug Free.”
Date: October 23 - 31 , 2019

In 1988, National Family Partnership sponsored the first National Red Ribbon Celebration. Today, the Red Ribbon serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug prevention activities.
http://redribbon.org
Red Ribbon Week - “Send A Message. Stay Drug Free.”
Make a Difference Day
Date: October 26 , 2019


https://www.makeadifferenceday.com/
Make a Difference Day
Great American Smokeout
Date: November 1 - 30 , 2019


https://www.cancer.org/healthy/stay-away-from-tobacco/great-american-smokeout.html
Great American Smokeout
National Runaway Prevention Month
Date: November 1 - 30 , 2019


https://www.1800runaway.org/nrpm/
National Runaway Prevention Month

Year At-a-Glance

January

1 - 31

National Mentoring Month


3

Understanding Depression, Anxiety & Suicide in Older Adults
Presented by HD#6 Senior Support Services

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM FREE LUNCH
Hospital District #6- Anthony Campus
1101 E.Spring, Anthony KS
Click here to see the flyer


10

KPCCI Planning Cohort 3: Environmental Strategies
Webinar
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/494395117


10

Environmental Strategies
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST


15

KPCCI Planning Community Check Box Training
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST


15

KPCCI Planning Cohort 3: Community Check Box Training
Webinar
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/426760565


15

PreventionTalKS Podcast release


15

Understanding Depression, Anxiety & Suicide in Older Adults
Presented by HD#6 Senior Support Services

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM FREE LUNCH
Sumner County Hospital Caldwell
601 S. Osage Caldwell, KS
Click here to see the flyer


16

Kansas Ethics in Prevention Training Event
9:30AM - 4:30PM
Where: Community Engagement Institute, 238 N.Mead, Wichita, KS 67202


17

PreventionWorKS
Where: WSU Hughes Metropolitan Complex
5015 E. 29th st.North
Wichita, KS 67220
Door C
9am to 3pm


21

Reno County CTC Youth Empowerment Summit
8:00AM - 3:00PM
Hutchison High School
810 E 13th Ave, Hutchinson, KS 67501
Pre-registration is appreciated.
smithca@usd308.com
Click here to see flyer.


22 - 24

Communication Development Workshops
Doge City
January 22, 2019
1pm - 4pm
Public Library - Lois Flanagan Room
1001 N. 2nd Avenue
Dodge City, KS 67801
https://bit.ly/2Quy7Cm

Wichita
January 23, 2019
1pm - 4pm
1319 W. May Street - Room 100
Wichita, KS 67213
https://bit.ly/2QogJzb

Lawrence
January 24, 2019
1pm - 4pm
3312 Clinton Parkway - Colyer Room
Lawrence, KS 66047
https://bit.ly/2FK2DE8


22 - 27

National Drug and Alcohol Facts week


29

KPC Prevention Advocacy Day
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Where: State Capitol; 6425 SW 6th Avenue · Topeka, KS 66615 - 1099


31

Webinar Prevention of Prescription Drug Misuse Among the Latino Community
2:00 PM (EST)


February

1 - 28

Teen Dating Violence Month


14

KPC Sustainability & Cultural Competency Training
10:00am - 11:30am


14

KPCCI Planning Cohort 3: Sustainability and Cultural Competency
Webinar
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/620478061


19

KPCCI Planning Community Check Box Training
10:00am - 12:00pm


19

KPCCI Planning Cohort 3: Community Check Box Training
Webinar
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/212385557


19

PreventionTalKS Prodcast Release


25 - 3

National Eating Disorder Awareness Week


March

1 - 31

National Problem Gambling Awareness Month


19

PreventionTalKS Podcast release


20

Kick Butts Day


26 - 27

Video Game Addictions
With Cam Adair for Gamequitters.com
March 26th – 6:30pm to 8:00pm - Town Hall Meeting
March 27th 8am to Noon - Workshop for Professionals
Where: Topeka, KS
Flyer


27 - 28

Video Game Addictions
With Cam Adair for Gamequitters.com
March 27th – 6:30pm to 8:00pm - Town Hall Meeting
March 28th 8am to Noon - Workshop for Professionals
Where: Wichita, KS
Flyer


April

1 - 30

National Alcohol Awareness Month
Alcohol Awareness Month was created to increase awareness and understanding to those who struggle with alcoholism.


1 - 30

National Child abuse Prevention Month
Go Blue to recognize the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and promotes the social and emotional well-being of children and families.


3

KPCCI Implementation and PFS 2015 Grantee Presentations
9:00am - 4:00pm
Where: Garden City


4

KPCCI Implementation and PFS 2015 Grantee Presentations
9:00am - 4:00pm
Where: Hutchinson


11

National Alcohol Screening Day
If you or someone you know is struggling with alcohol, help is available. Take a screening. It could save a life.


11

KPCCI Implementation and PFS 2015 Grantee Presentations
9:00am - 4:00pm
Where: Lawrence


8 - 12

National Youth violence Prevention Week


16

PreventionTalKS Podcast Release


18

PreventionWorKS
Where: Hilton Garden Inn
3320 South 9th Street
Salina, KS 67401

When: April 18, 2019
9:00am - 3:00pm
Hospitality time starts at 8:00am

Topic: Environmental Strategies and Mapping your Course
Register: Here

PLEASE NOTE: We are asking EVERYONE respond by 12:00pm (noon) on April 10, 2019 answering a few questions if you plan to attend.
Google Maps Location


27

Take Back Day


May

1 - 30

National Mental Health Awareness Month
Since 1949, Mental Health America and our affiliates across the country have led the observance of May is Mental Health Month by reaching millions of people through the media, local events and screenings.
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/may


1 - 31

National teen Pregnancy Prevention Month


1

KPC Coalition-Building and Collaborative Sustainability Workshop
Survey and Registration
May 1, 2019
9:00am - 2:30pm
Hotel at Oldtown
830 E. 1st St.N
Wichita, KS


2

KPC Coalition-Building and Collaborative Sustainability Workshop
Survey and Registration
May 2, 2019
9:00am - 2:30pm
DCCCA
3312 Clinton Parkway
Lawrence, KS


12 - 18

National Prevention Week
SAMHSA campaign designed to bring individuals, organizations, coalitions, states and communities together to celebrate the events and activities that communities have held all year to raise awareness about the importance of preventing substance use and mental disorders.


19

National Children’s Mental health Awareness day
National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day shines a national spotlight on the importance of caring for every child’s mental health and reinforces that positive mental health is essential to a child’s healthy development.


21

PreventionTalKS Podcast Release


28

Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying hosts listening tours across Kansas
10am - 2pm
Clearwater, Orion Education and Training,
13939 Diagonal Road.

The Task Force on Bullying will host six listening tours across the state. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and there will be a public comment session offered at each regional site meeting. The meetings will include presentations on bullying and bullying statistics and data.
For More information Please visit:
https://bit.ly/2YK8nm5
For additional information on the task force meetings, please contact Amy Martin by email at admartin@ksde.org or by phone at 785-296-5608.


30

Kansas Ethics in Prevention Training Event
9:30AM – 4:30PM
DCCCA, 3312 Clinton Parkway
Lawrence, KS 66047


June

1 - 30

National PTSD Awareness Month


4 - 27

Early Childhood Community Engagement Session
How can we give all Kansas kids the best start in life?

Where: HAYS
Tues, June 4
10:00-11:00 am
Location: TBD

Where: MEDICINE LODGE
Tues, June 4
5:30–6:30 pm
The Peoples Bank,
121 S Main

Where: LIBERAL
Wed, June 5
2:30-3:30 pm or 5:30-6:30 pm
Location: TBD

Where: DODGE CITY
Thurs, June 6
2:30-3:30 pm or 5:30-6:30 pm
Dodge City Library

Where: EMPORIA
Mon, June 10
2:30-3:30 pm or 5:30-6:30 pm
Clarion Inn,
2700 West 18 Ave.

Where: SALINA
Wed, June 12
2:30-3:30 pm or 5:30-6:30 pm
Hilton Garden Inn

Where: NEWTON
Tues, June 18
2:30–3:30 pm or 5:30–6:30 pm
The Meridian Center,
1420 E. Broadway Ct.

Where: ARKANSAS CITY
Thurs, June 20
Noon-1:30 pm
Location: TBD

Where: WINFIELD
Thurs, June 20
5:30–6:30 pm
Location: TBD

Where: ATCHISON
Mon, June 24
2:30–3:30 pm or 5:30–6:30 pm
AmericInn Lodge & Suites Atchison,
500 US Highway 73

Where: BASEHOR-LINWOOD
Tues, June 25
9:00-10:00 am
Basehor Community Library, Conf. Room,
1400 158th St.

Where: TOPEKA
Tues, June 25
2:30–3:30 pm or 5:30–6:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library,
1515 SW 10th Ave.

Where: KANSAS CITY
Thurs, June 27
2:30–3:30 pm or 5:30–6:30 pm
Children’s Campus of Kansas City,
444 Minnesota Ave.

For More information Please visit:
http://kschildrenscabinet.org/early-childhood-initiatives-in-kansas-2019/


11 - 12

Kansas Consumer Advisory Council for Adult Mental Health
Where: 1919 N.Amidon, Suite 212
Wichita, KS 67203


13

PreventionWorKS
Where: WSU's Hughes Metropolitan Complex,
5015 East 29th Street N.,
Wichita, KS 67220 Door C
When: 9am - 3pm Hospitality time starts at 8am.

Join us on June 13th to learn more about your own leadership style, and the leadership youth in Kansas are taking in their own communities. Youth are welcome and encouraged to join us in June!
If your community’s youth group is interested in presenting on the 13th please contact Janell Stang. (Janell.stang@wichita.edu or (316) 779-4014)
Registeration link: Here


17 - 18

Moving Forward Together
An opportunity to be a part of an interactive and informative summit to grow and improve services for children’s behavioral health in Kansas in consult with the National Training and Technical Assistance Network.

Where: Topeka, KS
Who: Youth, parents, community providers, and state leaders
To register, visit: Here
scan the QR code with your phone, or call Janell at (316) 779-4014
Click here to see the flyer


18

PreventionTalKS Podcast Release


18

Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying hosts listening tours across Kansas
10am - 2pm
Garden City,
location to be determined.

The Task Force on Bullying will host six listening tours across the state. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and there will be a public comment session offered at each regional site meeting. The meetings will include presentations on bullying and bullying statistics and data.
For More information Please visit:
https://bit.ly/2YK8nm5
For additional information on the task force meetings, please contact Amy Martin by email at admartin@ksde.org or by phone at 785-296-5608.


19 - 21

The 2019 Midwest Conference on Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse
Where: Hilton Hotel Kansas City Airport in Kansas City, Missouri.


27

PTSD Awareness Day


July

1 - 31

National Minority Mental Health Month
Anyone can experience the challenges of mental illness regardless of their background. However, culture, race, ethnicity and sexual orientation can make access to mental health treatmentmuch more difficult. Click here for ways you can help:


21

National Ice Cream Day
In 1984, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed July as National Ice Cream Month. He also established National Ice Cream Day as the third Sunday in the month. So, enjoy a sweet cold treat and click here for some fun ice cream facts:


24

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)
USD 261 Learning Center (150 Stewart Ave., Haysville, KS, 67060
Wednesday, July 24 - 8:30am - 4:00pm


25

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)
USD 261 Learning Center (150 Stewart Ave., Haysville, KS, 67060
Thursday, July 25 - 8:30am - 4:30pm


26

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)
USD 261 Learning Center (150 Stewart Ave., Haysville, KS, 67060
Friday, July 26 - 8:30am – 4:00pm


27

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)
USD 261 Learning Center (150 Stewart Ave., Haysville, KS, 67060
Saturday, July 27 - 8:30am - 1:30pm


August

5

Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying hosts listening tours across Kansas
10am - 2pm
Salina, Smoky Hill Education Service Center,
605 E. Crawford.

The Task Force on Bullying will host six listening tours across the state. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and there will be a public comment session offered at each regional site meeting. The meetings will include presentations on bullying and bullying statistics and data.
For More information Please visit:
https://bit.ly/2YK8nm5
For additional information on the task force meetings, please contact Amy Martin by email at admartin@ksde.org or by phone at 785-296-5608.


8

PreventionWorKS
9:00am – 3:00pm
Hospitality time starts at 8:00am
Courtyard by Marriott Salina
3020 Riffel Dr.
Salina, KS 67401

Back to school transitions can be great AND they can be challenging! Join us on August 8th in Salina to share ideas about how your coalition can prepare for the back to school season and support behavioral health.


20 - 23

Kansas Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)
Kansas Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) blends a 4-day (26 hours) in-person component with a pre-requisite interactive online course.
Please have one or more representatives from your community coalition sign up to participate in this new KPC Training, offered in-person in Lawrence (3312 Clinton Parkway).
08/20 – 8:30am – 4pm
08/21 – 8:30am – 4:30pm
08/22 – 8:30am – 4pm
08/23 – 8:30am – 1:30pm
Where: 3312 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence

The KPC is offering this SAPST event with Kansas. SAPST is has been created and supported by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and provides a shared and interactive learning experience focused on the application of prevention science. SAPST provides information regarding prevention history and theory and education regarding all steps of the Strategic Prevention Framework.


31

International Overdose Awareness Day


September

1 - 30

National Recovery Month


1 - 30

National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month


8 - 14

National Suicide Prevention Week


9

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Awareness Day


10

World Suicide Prevention Day


10

KPC Fidelity Online Training
10am - 11:30am
At least one representative of your KPC Coalition is expected to attend.
All others are welcome to attend. This Fidelity training event will be offered online via GoToMeeting at the following link


18

KPC Assessment and Capacity Training Event
10am - 3:00pm
Mandatory Training for KPCCI Planning Grantees.
Location: DCCCA's headquarters in Lawrence (DCCCA, 3312 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence, KS 66047)


24

National Family Day


25

Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying hosts listening tours across Kansas
10am - 2pm
Girard, Greenbush Education Service Center,
947 W. 47 Highway.

The Task Force on Bullying will host six listening tours across the state. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and there will be a public comment session offered at each regional site meeting. The meetings will include presentations on bullying and bullying statistics and data.
For More information Please visit:
https://bit.ly/2YK8nm5
For additional information on the task force meetings, please contact Amy Martin by email at admartin@ksde.org or by phone at 785-296-5608.


26

Creating Change: Empowering The Leader Within Event
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
HILTON - KANSAS CITY AIRPORT
8801 NW 112th Street
Kansas City, MO 64153

Creating Change: Empowering The Leader Within has been crafted from decades of working with and learning from communities and leaders, in every state and territory, representing every culture and context, about what works, what does not, and how do they improve.
Attendees will leave with:

  • A revitalized understanding of leadership
  • Helpful processes for planned changed
  • Resourceful approaches for developing guiding principles from an organizational perspective
  • Conceptual frameworks to reframe our opportunities
The speakers will be Carlton Hall and David Anderson, Ph.D
To learn more click here


29

#ZeroReasonsWhy March and Rally
Hear from Teen Speakers | Make Personalized Signs | Join The Movement

1:00 - 3:00 P.M.
MILL CREEK PARK ON THE COUNTRY CLUB PLAZA
Find us by the JC Nichols Memorial Fountain near the corner of West 47th St. (Cleaver II Blvd.) and JC Nichols Pkwy., Kansas City, MO 64111
Here is the google maps link: click here
Click here to downlaod the flyer


October

1 - 31

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
People who began using addictive substances before age 15 are nearly 7 times likelier to develop a substance problem than those who delay first use until age 21 or older.
Resources are available here


1 - 31

National Domestic Violence Month
For more general information about domestic violence, including potential warning signs for emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, visit the National Domestic Violence Hotline's information page:
Is This Abuse? Get the Facts.


1 - 31

National Bullying Prevention Month


1 - 31

National Crime Prevention Month


1 - 31

National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month


1 - 3

2019 Kansas Prevention Conference
Where: Hyatt Regency
400 W Waterman
Wichita, KS 67202
When: Oct. 1: 9am - 6pm & 6pm - 9pm
Oct. 2: 8:30am - 5pm
Oct. 3 8:30am - 5pm
Conference 2019


10

World Mental Health Day


17

International Day for The Eradication of Poverty


22

KPC Sustainability Training Event
For KPCCI Implementation Grantees and PFS 2015 UAD Grantees
9:00am-3:00pm
Wichita State University
Marcus Welcome Center
Mike Oatman Drive
Wichita, KS 67208
Register Here


23 - 31

Red Ribbon Week - “Send A Message. Stay Drug Free.”
In 1988, National Family Partnership sponsored the first National Red Ribbon Celebration. Today, the Red Ribbon serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug prevention activities.


26

Make a Difference Day


November

1 - 30

National Runaway Prevention Month


1 - 30

Great American Smokeout


6

Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying hosts listening tours across Kansas
10am - 2pm
Lawrence, Greenbush Resource Center,
1104 E. 1000 Road.

The Task Force on Bullying will host six listening tours across the state. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and there will be a public comment session offered at each regional site meeting. The meetings will include presentations on bullying and bullying statistics and data.
For More information Please visit:
https://bit.ly/2YK8nm5
For additional information on the task force meetings, please contact Amy Martin by email at admartin@ksde.org or by phone at 785-296-5608.


17

International Survivor of suicide loss day


19

Collegiate Smokeout


December

2

Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying hosts listening tours across Kansas
10am - 2pm
Lawrence, Greenbush Resource Center,
1104 E. 1000 Road.

The Task Force on Bullying will host six listening tours across the state. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and there will be a public comment session offered at each regional site meeting. The meetings will include presentations on bullying and bullying statistics and data.
For More information Please visit:
https://bit.ly/2YK8nm5
For additional information on the task force meetings, please contact Amy Martin by email at admartin@ksde.org or by phone at 785-296-5608.