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Be a Parent. Not a Peer.

Enabling underage drinking is illegal.  Don’t let your kids spend time with enablers and don’t be one yourself.

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ASAP Youth Coalition is expanding!

Are you a teen who wants to make a difference in your community? Join the Youth Coalition today!

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Dispose of Unused Medicine Properly

Anderson County now has 4 convenient permanent medicine disposal bins!

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    Join the ASAP Youth Coalition!

    The ASAP Youth Coalition was formed in 2013 with students from Clinton High School and Anderson County High School who had the desire to improve their schools and community.  Their efforts could be seen during the past school year through the I Am One and #ChooseNotToUse campaigns as well as panel style presentations to middle […]

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    Freedom from Smoking® 8-part class series to start August 5th.

    Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge will host the Freedom from Smoking® 8-part class series developed by the American Lung Association. The classes will be held at the Methodist Medical Center Cardiopulmonary Rehab Classroom, Westmall Medical Park, 200 New York Avenue, Suite 360, Oak Ridge from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. The scheduled class dates are August […]

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    Join us at the Anderson County Fair

    ASAP is please to partner with the Anderson County Fair and the Demolition Derby to promote the message of the Governor’s Highway Safety Office, “Drive Drunk, Get Nailed.”  The Demolition Derby will begin at 7:30pm on Friday, July 18th.  Thanks to ASAP’s sponsors including TopShelf Responsible Beverage Service, Ridgeview Behavioral Health Services, David A. Vudragovich […]

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    FAQs: Permanent Medicine Disposal Bins

    Now that we have 4 permanent medicine disposal bins for Anderson County residents to easily and properly dispose of their unwanted, unused or expired medicines we wanted to make sure that everyone had all the information they needed to feel comfortable using the bins.  Here are some frequently asked questions and answers regarding the bins. […]

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    Governor, Commissioners Announce Strategic Plan To Tackle Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic

    Agencies Work Together to Educate Public, Reduce Incidents  NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam joined Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (TDMHSAS) Commissioner E. Douglas Varney and others today to announce “Prescription for Success,” the state’s plan to prevent and treat prescription drug abuse in Tennessee. Prescription drug abuse is a pervasive, multi-dimensional issue […]

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