Taos Alive Coalition Meeting
Oct
4
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive Coalition Meeting

Taos Alive Coaltion is a community based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies andr coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA).

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 Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting
Oct
24
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting

Our Media & Communications Workgroup is a collection of community members and coalition members who brainstorm and create our radio, newspaper, and website ads every month in addition to overseeing our brochures, flyers, and posters for the coalition. We are dedicated to finding new ways to connect with our community through a broad variety of facets.

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Oct
28
10:00am10:00am

Rx Drug Take Back

On October 28, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. TAOS ALIVE and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public the opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your pills for disposal to tenative locations TBA. (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.)  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

 

For more information about the disposal of prescription drugs or about the April 30 Take Back Day event, go to the DEA Diversion website or visit TaosAlive.org for more information.

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Healing From Addiction in Taos “Strengthening Families and Communities”
Sep
21
5:30pm 5:30pm

Healing From Addiction in Taos “Strengthening Families and Communities”

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It takes many hands to build a healthy life. Recovery from substance use disorders is possible with support from our community. 

 

Please join Recovery-Friendly Taos in celebrating Recovery Month for our “Healing From Addiction in Taos” Forum to be held on Thursday, September 21, starting at 5:30 at the Kachina Lodge.

 

The focus of this event is to discuss the effects of drugs and alcohol abuse on families, friends, and our communities - and where to get help. Community resource booths will be present to provide information to family and friends of loved ones and those suffering from addiction.

 

Food and beverages will be provided. This event FREE, thanks to our sponsors.

 

We welcome community members, especially people in recovery from substance abuse, as well as their families, friends, professionals, elected officials and other allies throughout Taos County and surrounding communities. Please join us!

 

The event is being held in conjunction with SAMHSA’s National Recovery Month, which is sponsored by New Mexico Office of Peer Recovery and Engagement, Inside Out Recovery, Taos Alive Coalition, Golden Willow Counseling, Rio Grande ATP, Holy Cross Hospital, New Mexico Department of Human Services’ Behavioral Health Services Division.

 

If you have any questions about this event, please contact me or our Co-Chair, Bob Johnson.

 

Sincerely,

 

Lawrence A. Medina                                                Bob Johnson

lawrence@ziacs.net                                                taoseno22@gmail.com

(505) 470-2887                                                         (575) 404-3163

 

MISSION STATEMENT

Recovery-Friendly Taos County’s mission is promoting a recovery-friendly community through network development of supports, opportunities, access to services, education, and information. We are committed to reducing the barriers created by stigma and replacing it with hope and well-being.

 

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The Taos County DWI Planning Council
Sep
20
11:30am11:30am

The Taos County DWI Planning Council

  • Town of Taos Police Department (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Taos County DWI Planning Council meeting is scheduled for July 19, 2017 at the Taos County Administration Building, conference room 175 at 11:300 a.m. The DWI Planning Council has missed two (2) consecutive meetings and the council will have to discuss if they still want to participate in the DWI Planning Council for fiscal year 2018. Please try to make this meeting.

 

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Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting
Sep
19
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting

Our Media & Communications Workgroup is a collection of community members and coalition members who brainstorm and create our radio, newspaper, and website ads every month in addition to overseeing our brochures, flyers, and posters for the coalition. We are dedicated to finding new ways to connect with our community through a broad variety of facets.

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Taos Alive Coalition Meeting
Sep
6
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive Coalition Meeting

Taos Alive Coaltion is a community based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies andr coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA).

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Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting
Aug
22
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting

Our Media & Communications Workgroup is a collection of community members and coalition members who brainstorm and create our radio, newspaper, and website ads every month in addition to overseeing our brochures, flyers, and posters for the coalition. We are dedicated to finding new ways to connect with our community through a broad variety of facets.

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The Taos County DWI Planning Council
Aug
16
11:30am11:30am

The Taos County DWI Planning Council

  • Taos County Administration Building room 175 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Taos County DWI Planning Council meeting is scheduled for July 19, 2017 at the Taos County Administration Building, conference room 175 at 11:300 a.m. The DWI Planning Council has missed two (2) consecutive meetings and the council will have to discuss if they still want to participate in the DWI Planning Council for fiscal year 2018. Please try to make this meeting.

 

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Taos Alive Coalition Meeting
Aug
2
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive Coalition Meeting

Taos Alive Coaltion is a community based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies andr coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA).

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Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting
Jul
25
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting

Our Media & Communications Workgroup is a collection of community members and coalition members who brainstorm and create our radio, newspaper, and website ads every month in addition to overseeing our brochures, flyers, and posters for the coalition. We are dedicated to finding new ways to connect with our community through a broad variety of facets.

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The Taos County DWI Planning Council
Jul
19
11:30am11:30am

The Taos County DWI Planning Council

  • Taos County Administration Building room 175 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Taos County DWI Planning Council meeting is scheduled for July 19, 2017 at the Taos County Administration Building, conference room 175 at 11:300 a.m. The DWI Planning Council has missed two (2) consecutive meetings and the council will have to discuss if they still want to participate in the DWI Planning Council for fiscal year 2018. Please try to make this meeting.

 

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 Taos Alive Coalition Meeting
Jul
5
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive Coalition Meeting

Taos Alive Coaltion is a community based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies andr coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA).

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Taos Alive Coalition Meeting
Jun
7
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive Coalition Meeting

Taos Alive Coaltion is a community based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies andr coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA).

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Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting
May
23
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive "Media Advisory" Meeting

Our Media & Communications Workgroup is a collection of community members and coalition members who brainstorm and create our radio, newspaper, and website ads every month in addition to overseeing our brochures, flyers, and posters for the coalition. We are dedicated to finding new ways to connect with our community through a broad variety of facets.

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GUNS TO GARDENS GUN BUYBACK
May
20
10:00am10:00am

GUNS TO GARDENS GUN BUYBACK

  • EVENT: Taos County’s first ever GUNS TO GARDENS GUN BUYBACK

  • DECRIPTION:  

    Please join us on Saturday, May 20th, at the Taos Sheriff Office. Merchant cards for gas, electronics, and food will be distributed in exchange for unloaded, working firearms. All exchanges are anonymous, and SFCC welding instructors will dismantle guns onsite.

    Join New Mexicans to Prevent Gun Violence (NMPGV) and the Taos Sheriff’s Department.

Following a successful fundraising effort by NMPGV, May 20th will mark the third statewide gun buyback to safely get unwanted working guns out of homes and off the streets. Over the coming year, RAWtools, in partnership with Santa Fe Community College welding and sculpture students, will forge unwanted, dismantled guns into garden tools and public art projects and installations. Watch RAWtools at work here: http://rawtools.org/swords-to-plows/.

 

  • WHEN: Saturday, May 20th, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

  • LOCATION: Taos Sheriff Department, 599 Lovato Pl. Taos, New Mexico 57571

  • CONTACT: Miranda Viscoli                                            
                       Email: mirandaviscoli@gmail.com Phone: (323) 394-1131

  • COST:   $Free

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Taos Alive Coalition Meeting
May
3
10:30am10:30am

Taos Alive Coalition Meeting

Taos Alive Coaltion is a community based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies andr coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA).

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Rx Drug Take Back
Apr
29
10:00am10:00am

Rx Drug Take Back

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On April 29, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. TAOS ALIVE and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public the opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your pills for disposal to WALGREENS at 811 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571.  (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.)  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

 

For more information about the disposal of prescription drugs or about the April 30 Take Back Day event, go to the DEA Diversion website or visit TaosAlive.org for more information.

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