Prevention Rocks Conference

Sat Apr 20 2024 at 10:00 am to 03:00 pm

Leodis V. McDaniel High School | Portland

Big Village
Publisher/HostBig Village
Prevention Rocks Conference
Hey Portland! Get ready for a day of empowerment and education. Join Big Village at the Prevention Rocks Conference on Saturday, April 20th
About this Event

Discover the power of prevention with an interactive keynote, engaging workshops, and more. Let's demystify the 'drug talk' and strengthen family bonds together.

Come for the education; but stay for the food, music, and fun! We will have an interactive keynote, a resource fair, and engaging workshops including an appearance and photos with Panda the Llama!

Parents, students, and everyone passionate about making a difference in our community are invited!

Don't miss our first annual Prevention Rocks Conference hosted by Big Village.

Visit to learn more and sign up now!

Here are the highlights:

  • We will have a resource fair which will include local agencies like Skating is Connection, The Pathways Network, NWFS, VOA, Free Arts NW, etc.
  • We will have a "No Prom-Drama" kit making station where teens who attend can get essential items to ensure their prom is safe (which will include tip sheets on avoiding substances before and after the dance).
  • A photo booth with Panda the Therapy Llama naking an appearance.
  • This will be a safe drug-take back location. Bring any expired or unused medications to be deactivated on site. In addition, we will be handing out Deterra pouches to all individuals in attendance to take home.
  • Dual keynote presentation by National CADCA trainers. We will have two presenters discussing and showcasing how to have productive and fruitful conversations as a family about substances and preventing youth substance use in the home.
  • Multiple workshops: Topics include self care/self-love, wellness, understanding adolesent brain development and substance use, bystander safety, narcan training and more!
  • Free Arts NW will be available in the library for additional youth activities

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Leodis V. McDaniel High School, 2735 Northeast 82nd Avenue, Portland, United States


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