2018 Recovery Month Toolkit

Now Available: 2018 Recovery Month Toolkit and PSAs

Each September, SAMHSA sponsors National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders, and to celebrate individuals living in recovery. The Toolkit and PSAs can be used to organize events, issue proclamations, and increase public awareness. Learn more about Recovery Month 2018 and how you can get involved.

SAMHSA Opioid Crisis Combat

Up to $930 Million Available to Combat the Opioid Crisis

SAMHSA is accepting applications for $930 Million to combat the opioid crisis through State Opioid Response Grants (Short Title: SOR). The program aims to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to medication-assisted treatment, reducing unmet treatment need, and reducing opioid overdose related deaths. The application due date is August 13, 2018 by 11:59 p.m. (ET).

Up to $50 Million to Help Tribes Address Opioid Crisis

SAMHSA is accepting applications for up to $50 million in Tribal Opioid Response Grants. The grants, which will go to tribes and tribal organizations, will fund prevention, treatment, and recovery activities in response to the opioid crisis. The grants will reduce unmet treatment needs and opioid overdose-related deaths. The application due date is August 20, 2018 by 11:59 p.m. (ET).

Resources

Publication Update: A Guide for Medical Providers in the Emergency Department Taking Care of Suicide Attempt Survivors

SAMHSA has published an update to this brochure that offers emergency department providers tips for enhancing treatment for people who have attempted suicide. It also offers information about communicating with families, HIPAA, patient discharge, and resources for medical professionals, patients, and their families.

Preston County Senior Citizens has a position available for a Full Time Social Service Coordinator

Preston County Senior Citizens has a position available for a Full Time Social Service Coordinator. Bachelors in Social Work or related field required. Social Work license required. Stop by the senior center in Kingwood for an application or email your resume to Janie Lou White at jwhite@prestonseniors.org

New Year’s Eve Events

New Year’s Eve Events

New Year’s Eve Buffet will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Preston County Inn. Be sure to reserve your spot before seats fill up! Cost is $25.95 per person.

Stay overnight at Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa for their “Dancing through the Decades” New Year’s Eve celebration with WVAQ starting at 9:00pm to 1:00am. There will be three DJ sets featuring hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s, 2000s and today! They offer four party packages to choose from, as well, starting at $70-$279.99. Click here for details and pricing! RSVP today!

Grab your friends and join Morgantown Moose Lodge for good music and good food as they ring in 2018! The event is hosted by the band, Crosswind. Tickets are on sale, so make sure to call!

Plan you’re night out with Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place Hotel! Book your stay ($199 per couple) in their redesigned guest room, a complimentary cocktail, and a four course prix fixe dinner for two at Bourbon Prime. Plus, they’re offering complimentary self parking and a late checkout. Call to make reservations today!

Head over to Schmitt’s Saloon where The Davisson Brothers Band will be performing for New Years Eve. Cover is $25 per person.

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents “Swan Lake”

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents “Swan Lake”

Wednesday December 20 2017

$35 to $55

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings this Holiday classic the Metropolitan Theatre for the very first time. A ballet featured in four acts with world renowned dancers in an event sure to thrill all this Christmas season.

THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS BALLET.

A leader in classical Russian dance, the State Ballet Theatre of Russia is embarking on a new tour, bringing their excellent rendition of Swan Lake to North America once again. Recognized internationally as the world’s most romantic ballet, this supernatural epic glides to the haunting score of Tchaikovsky, with evocative choreography after the legendary Pepita and Ivanov, including audience favorite, Danse des petits cygnes.