NCADD Affiliate Program Recognized by SAMHSA


Behavioral Health Services/NCADD of the South Bay’s Beach Cities Prevention Community Council received national recognition from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) as one of its 2016 Prevention Program Success Stories.

The story is based on the Beach Cities Prevention Community Council’s awareness event, “Safety Stress and Social Media: Educating Parents and Protecting Teens,” which was held in Hermosa Beach on April 28, 2016. An article about the program was posted by SAMHSA at 2016 SAMHSA Success Story.

Behavioral Health Services is the NCADD Affiliate in Gardena, CA and the Beach Cities Prevention Community Council program was the recipient of NCADD’s 2017 Prevention & Education Meritorious Award. Raunda Frank, Prevention Coordinator, and Heather Longridge, Outreach Specialist, presented about the program and accepted the award at the 2017 NCADD Conference of Affiliates.

For more information please contact:
The Behavioral Health Services, Inc./National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence of the Los Angeles South Bay Area—The Beach Cities Prevention Community Council
15519 Crenshaw Boulevard
Gardena, CA 90249

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