Georgia Team Empowerment
GATE’s vision is for healthy API and Latino communities of Georgia without tobacco, alcohol, drug, and other substance abuses.
October 22, 2016 is "National Prescription Drug Take Back Day." The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. You may [...]
President Obama has proclaimed that October is National Youth Substance Use and Substance Use Disorder Prevention Month. He is calling on all communities to engage in evidence-based approaches and community-led prevention activities to reduce youth substance use and substance use disorders. Read mor[...]
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[...]