Georgia Team Empowerment

GATE’s vision is for healthy API and Latino communities of Georgia without tobacco, alcohol, drug, and other substance abuses.

 
 

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ATLANTA YOUTH CONDUCT SECOND CYCLE OF STICKER SHOCK CAMPAIGN IN EFFORT TO PREVENT UNDERAGE DRINKING

ATLANTA YOUTH CONDUCT SECOND CYCLE OF STICKER SHOCK CAMPAIGN IN EFFORT TO PREVENT UNDERAGE DRINKING

Atlanta, GA/ June 28, 2016 – The Center for Pan Asian Community Services’ (CPACS) Alcohol Prevention Project team, CPACS middle school and high school youth, and Georgia Team Empowerment (GATE) members conducted the second cycle of the Sticker Shock campaign during the month of June and July. The ca[...]
May Is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!

May Is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!

Greetings! Join us as we honor the contributions of Asian American & Pacific Islanders in our Community! This event will include a formal recognition and proclamation presentation from the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners and will be followed by a reception, which will f[...]
FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes, Ban Sales to Anyone Under 18

FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes, Ban Sales to Anyone Under 18

The FDA finalized a historic rule giving its authority to regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco and pipe tobacco, among others and ban the sales of these tobacco products to those under 18. To learn more about the ruling, please see here: ‪http://www.fda.gov/T[...]
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

April 30 is "National Prescription Drug Take Back Day". You may drop your expired or unused prescription drugs at the following locations: Chamblee: Chamblee Police Department lobby, 3518 Broad Street, Chamblee GA 30341 Clarkston: Clarkston Police Department lobby, 3921 Church Street, Clarksto[...]
Positive Social Norms Campaign

Positive Social Norms Campaign

Atlanta, GA/ March 9, 2016 – This month the Center for Pan Asian Community Services’ (CPACS) Alcohol Prevention Project will begin implementing phase 2 of a new health promotion project, based on the positive social norms approach, that is designed to help curb underage drinking. This campaign targe[...]

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