Alateen Meetings

A Support Group for teens who are interested in sharing their experiences and in learning about how to cope in more effective ways.
Alateen Meetings

Private Property Ordinance

Learn more about the Town of Secaucus Private Property Ordinance updates
Private Property Ordinance

L.E.A.D. Graduation Ceremony

The L.E.A.D. program, Law Enforcement Against Drugs, is one that is committed to protecting our youth and communities from the proliferation of drugs, drug related crimes, peer to peer/cyber bullying and violence. The organization is supported by dedicated police officers in collaboration with educators, community leaders, families and L.E.A.D. support organizations
L.E.A.D. Graduation Ceremony

Parents Who Host Lose The Most

Don’t Be a Party to Teenage Drinking” is a campaign utilized by Coalitions throughout the nation to educate parents and adults about the consequences of underage drinking. The campaign aims to raise awareness about the importance of supporting alcohol free lifestyles among adolescents to make sure that they can reach their full potential in their days ahead.
Parents Who Host Lose The Most

Narcan Training

There were 2 Free Narcan Trainings at the Secaucus Library on June 13th & 16th. It was sponsored by the Hudson County of Health and Human Services (caresnj.org) in collaboration with the Secaucus Coalition for a Healthy and Drug Free Community.
Narcan Training

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The Secaucus Coalition for a Healthy and Drug Free Community is a volunteer and staff run organization with a mission to raise awareness and reduce the negative impacts of alcohol and prescription drug abuse in our community. We are committed to work in partnership with a broad range of representatives from the community to reduce substance abuse. We utilize evidence-based, data-driven environmental strategies to change policies and social norms to create a healthy and drug free community for youth and families in the Town of Secaucus.  

We are a community organization comprised of concerned citizens from all sectors of our community including youth, parents, youth-serving organizations, media, law enforcement, civic/volunteer organizations, religious/fraternal organizations, substance abuse organizations and local government.

 

News Updates

Secaucus L.E.A.D. Graduation Ceremony

“The L.E.A.D. program, Law Enforcement Against Drugs, is one that is committed to protecting our youth and communities from the proliferation of drugs, drug related crimes, peer to peer/cyber bullying and violence. The organization is supported by dedicated police officers in collaboration with educators, community leaders, families and L.E.A.D. support organizations.”

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Narcan Trainings at the Secaucus Library

There were 2 Free Narcan Trainings at the Secaucus Library on June 13th  & 16th. It was sponsored by the Hudson County of Health and Human Services (caresnj.org) in collaboration with the Secaucus Coalition for a Healthy and Drug Free Community.  Participants were taught how to administer the Naloxone Kit for someone who overdosed an opiod drug and were all given a kit free of charge. 

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Pre-Prom Meeting

In observance of the “Parents Who Host Lose the Most” campaign, the coalition participated in the Pre-Prom Night Meeting hosted by the Secaucus High School attended the pre-prom meeting where the various rules and ordinances were discussed.

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Poetry In The Park

The Literary Explorers Club of Secaucus High and Middle School held a special “Poetry in the Park” event in Buchmuller Park in the evening of Wednesday, May 25, 2016.

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Town Hall Meeting on Underage Drinking

The Secaucus Coalition for a Healthy and Drug Free Community hosted a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, April 28th to discuss issues about Underage Drinking. Presentation about the impact alcohol in the developing brain, a panel of speakers and more information was provided. See more Here