Resources

Eat Well 

Tips/Fact Sheets

Quickly Prepare Healthy Meals for Your Family! – Maine SNAP-Ed

Plan Now, Save Later! – Maine SNAP-Ed

Healthy Recipes – Maine SNAP-Ed

2017  Annual Report – Maine SNAP-Ed

Maine SNAP-Ed Works! – Maine SNAP-Ed

 

Maine Websites

Maine SNAP-Ed helps you Shop, Cook, and Eat healthy on a budget – Maine SNAP-Ed

Community Resources – Maine SNAP-Ed

 

Curriculum and Education

Maine SNAP-Ed Programs – Maine SNAP-Ed

Child Nutrition Programs– Maine DEO

 

Campaigns

Full Plates Full Potential – Full Plates Full Potential

 

 

Be Active

Tips/Fact Sheets

Let’s Go! 2019 Annual Update for Southern Kennebec County – MaineHealth

Let’s Go! 5-2-1-0 2018 Annual Report – MaineHealth

About Let’s Go! – MaineHealth

 

Maine Websites

Maine Health Let’s Go! – MaineHealth

 

Curriculum and Education

Tools for Parents – MaineHealth

Encouraging Adults to Take Small Steps – MaineHealth

Building Health Environments for Youth – Maine health

5-2-1-0 Handouts – Healthy Kids Ohio

 

Campaigns

Strategies to Prevent Obesity – CDC

 

Substance Misuse

Tips/Fact Sheets

Drug Take Back - Find a location near you!
Alcohol What Families Need  to Know to Help  Protect Young People

National Prevention Week FREE Webinars

Maine Facts – Prevention for ME

Products to Know – Prevention for ME

Health Effects on Youth– Prevention for ME

Marijuana: Impact on the Brain, the Body, the Future– DHHS and SAMHS

 

Maine Websites

Substance Abuse Prevention – Maine DHHS

Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey Data– MIYHS

Maine Medication Collection Sites

NAMI Maine

LGBTQ+ SupportME

 

Curriculum and Education

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids – Center for Addiction

 

Campaigns

Prevention for ME – Prevention for ME

 

Tobacco and Vaping

Tips/Fact Sheets

Tips for Talking to Teens & Vaping Resources Rack Card – Maine Center for Tobacco Independence

Talk With Your Teen About E-Cigarettes: A Tip Sheet for Parents– CDC

E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults Fact Sheet- U.S. Surgeon General

2019 Vaping and E-cigarette Use Among ME Youth  – MIYHS, DHHS, Maine DOE – PDF

Smoking and Tobacco Use– CDC

Smoke-Free Teen– U.S. DHHS/NIH/NCI

 

Maine Websites

You Are The Target Maine CDC and Maine Cancer Foundation

The Maine QuitLink Formerly Maine Tobacco HelpLine

Smoke-Free Homes Pledge– Breathe Easy Maine

Vape Free Maine

Flavors Hook Kids Maine

LGBTQ+ SupportME

 

Curriculum and Education

CATCH My BreathA Free E-Cigarette and JUUL prevention program for U.S. middle and high school students.

The Real Cost of Vaping CurriculumFree lesson plan and activities to help teachers engage with students about the dangers of e-cigarettes.

INDEPTH– a free alternative to suspension/citation program by the American Lung Association and the Prevention Research Center of West Virginia.

Sidekicks– a free training for youth on tobacco and vaping, including how to hold more effective conversations about tobacco and vaping with their peers.

 

Campaigns

Truth Initiative: Safer-Safe

The Real Cost: Know the Real Cost of Vaping

Know the Risks: E-Cigarettes and Young People 

Breathe Easy: Reduce Smoke Exposure in Maine

Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids