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April 2016 Newsletter

Youth PSA Contest

It's not to late for Washoe County high school students to share their anti-drug message by entering JTNN's 2016 Drug PSA contest.

To enter, students are asked to submit a 30-second YouTube video that encourages their peers to not use drugs.

Winners will be announce at the Reno Student Film Festival X after a live screening of all finalists. 

Click here for more information.

Prescription Drug Round Up
Saturday, April 30

It's that time of the year again! Bring your unwanted or expired medications to any site below for safe disposal on Saturday, April 30 from 
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Drop Off Locations
  • Raleys - 18144 Wedge Parkway, Reno
  • SaveMart - 4995 Kietzke Lane, Reno
  • Walgreens - 10370 N. McCarran Blvd., Reno
  • Walmart - 250 Vista Knoll Parkway, Reno
  • CVS - 680 N. McCarran Blvd., Sparks
  • CVS - 5151 Sparks Blvd., Sparks
  • Incline Village Community Hospital - 880 Alder Ave., Incline Village
Click here for more information on the Prescription Drug Round Up.

JTNN Webinar Series:
Pain Management

JTNN is sponsoring a series of webinars using modules through a collaboration with University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, MedU, and Hazelden Betty Ford. 

Webinar 3 will discuss pain management and the use of opioids.
May 12, 2016 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

If you'd like to attend, click here for more information or call (775) 784-4791.

Save the Date:
JTNN All-Coalition Meeting

The next JTNN All-Coalition meeting will be held on Thursday, May 5 at 10 a.m. at the Washoe County Administrative Center, 1001 E. 9th Street, Reno, Building C, in the Central Conference Room. A presentation about the marijuana ballot initiative will be provided by Pat Hickey and Nevadans for Responsible Drug Policy.

For more information, please call 775-324-7557.

News and Articles
Of Interest:
Check out the JTNN Calendar of Events here.

Click here for the JTNN blog.
Executive Board Members

Diana Lee, Chair, Community Member

Darin Balaam,
Vice Chair, Community Member

Roger Bahten, Secretary/ Treasurer, Washoe County School District

Joseph Burfield, Reno Police Department

Dianne Drinkwater, Washoe County District Attorney's Office

Greta Engelbrecht, University of Nevada, Reno, Sanford Center for Aging

Tom Green, Washoe County Sheriff's Office

Kate High,
Catholic Charities

Judi Kosterman,
Community Member

Sheila Leslie, Washoe County Social Services

Kim Mazeres, Past Chair, Truckee Meadows Water Authority

Laura Newman, KOLO

Staff Members

Jennifer DeLett-Snyder,
Executive Director

Amber Johnson, Prevention Specialist

Ann Murdoch, Bookkeeper

Nadia Noel, Community
Outreach Specialist

Elizabeth Wyant,
Social Media Specialist

Jill Young,
Marketing Specialist
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Sponsored (in part) by SAMHSA and/or the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Agency of Nevada (SAPTA).

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