​Substance Abuse and Prevention

 News and Events

TRIBAL SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION GATHERING JUNE 18-19TH

CAPTURING YOUTH PERSPECTIVE ON MARIJUANA USE, IMPACTS AND ACCESS

PARENTS GUIDE TO PREVENTING UNDERAGE MARIJUANA USE

WASHINGTON'S NEW YOUTH MARIJUANA PREVENTION CAMPAIGN

FACTS ABOUT YOUTH AND ALCOHOL

DAY OF CARING

PAID LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUTH

MEDICATION DROP BOXES NEAR YOU

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL CHILDREN AND YOUTH

STRONG AFRICAN AMERICAN FAMILIES-TEEN SUNDAY, MAY 6TH-SUNDAY, JUNE 3RD

STRONG AFRICAN AMERICAN FAMILIES-TEEN THURSDAY, MAY 10TH - THURSDAY, JUNE 7TH

KIDS COOK -Have fun and learn about healthy food! Now though June at Nollwood Community Center

GET THE RIGHT HELP FOR OPIOID DEPENDENCE and WITHDRAWL

Cómo obtener la ayuda correcta para tratar la dependencia o abstinencia de opiáceos

 BECOME a CERTIFIED CHALLENGE COURSE FACILITATOR 4-H

What is Medicated Assisted Treatment (MAT)? Open Forum held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4:30-5:30 p.m. No appointment needed.

YOUTH BUILD- FREE 28 week TRAINING PROGRAM FOR YOUTH AGES 16-21 INTERESTED IN THE CONSTRUCTION TRADES

COURT ORDERS TOBACCO COMPANIES TO RUN CORRECTIVE STATEMENT ADS

How to Help People Living in Homelessness

TALL COP Interview with BKAT

ESSB 5131 Changes in Advertising, effective July 23, 2017, information from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. 

Laura Hyde with the County Substance Abuse and Prevention Program talks about the prevention efforts that are working to reduce Marijuana use among teens, even as the drug became more normalized in society. Click here to read the Kitsap Sun article.
 
Marijuana use declines among 10th-graders
since the drug was legalized for adult use in the state, Kitsap County's 10th-graders are reporting a decline in use. Click here to read the Kitsap Sun article.

 Contact Us

​Laura Hyde, Program Coordinator
(360) 337-4879 or lhyde@co.kitsap.wa.us

Deanne Montgomery-Jackson,
Coalition Coordinator
(360) 337-4878 or dmontgom@co.kitsap.wa.us

Hannah Shockley
Supervisor, Department of Human Services
(360) 337-7185 x 3530 or hshockle@co.kitsap.wa.us

Doug Washburn
Director, Department of Human Services
dwashbur@co.kitsap.wa.us

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RESOURCES

Parent's Guide to Preventing Underage Marijuana Use

 

About Us

The Substance Abuse Prevention Program (KCSAAP) was first established by the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners in 1990 to develop needed substance abuse prevention resources and to support and assist with the coordination of existing prevention programs and services for youth, families, schools and communities.

 

Program Services

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery is funding Coalitions as part of the Community Prevention & Wellness Initiative which focus the limited prevention resources to communities and provide long-term support for positive community change.