Georgia Team Empowerment
GATE’s vision is for healthy API and Latino communities of Georgia without tobacco, alcohol, drug, and other substance abuses.
Thanks to the Brookhaven Police Department and CVS Health, residents are now able to safely dispose of unwanted, unused or expired medication, including controlled substances at the new drop box located in the lobby of the Police Department headquarters at 2665 Buford Highway. The City of Brookhaven[...]
February 16, 2017 - Substance Abuse Prevention Day was held at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Along with GATE youths, students, professionals and certified prevention specialists all across Georgia were in attendance. Mrs. Yvonne Harvey Williams, a nationally renowned motiv[...]
During the months of last November and December, GATE youth conducted the Standardized Tobacco Assessment for Retail Settings (STARS) survey in Clarkston, Chamblee and Doraville. The survey was designed to obtain data on the price, product placement, promotion and availability of tobacco products in[...]
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) has awarded the Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Project (ASAPP) grant to GATE! With this resource we will continue to provide high quality Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention services and programs to refugee[...]
CPACS Prevention Department partnered with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) to provide Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) training for 17 community leaders and CPACS staff in metro Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, November 16 and Tuesday, November 22. The partic[...]