Georgia Team Empowerment
GATE’s vision is for healthy API and Latino communities of Georgia without tobacco, alcohol, drug, and other substance abuses.
World Suicide Prevention Day is this Saturday, September 10th. The World Health Organization estimates that over 800,000 people commit suicide each year, one person every 40 seconds. Up to 25 times as many again make a suicide attempt. The World Health Organization predicts that depression will beco[...]
ATLANTA, GA / August 17, 2016 – CPACS is excited to announce that the hard work of GATE Coalition members has paid off. On August 4th, 2016, the City of Clarkston passed the Clarkston Clean Indoor Air Ordinance. This means all enclosed areas, including buildings and vehicles[...]
2016 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over This Labor Day weekend, families and friends will be celebrating the end of the summer. Sadly, this festive time has also become a dangerous time for America’s roads, as many drunk drivers get behind the wheel after celebrating. The National Highway Traffic Safe[...]
SAMHSA Releases New Report A Day in the Life of College Students Aged 18 to 22: Substance Use Facts.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has released a report from the Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) presenting the facts about substance use among college students aged 18 to 22. To learn more about the report, please see here: http://ww[...]
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[...]