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Fourth Annual Okay 5K Scheduled for October 18!

Whether it’s your very first 5K or your fiftieth … Whether you run it competitively for your best time or treat it as a walk in the park … Whether you come alone or register as a team … It’s all okay! That’s the message of the Fourth Annual “Okay...

Preventionfocus Partners with WBBZ at the Erie County Fair!

For the second year, Preventionfocus was the beneficiary of the WBBZ-TV “Hot Shot Football Challenge” promotion during the Erie County Fair. Each day, small teams of staff, Board members, and volunteers facilitated a fun, inflatable football toss game and distributed information on the agency and our mission. For a donation...

Dispose of Unused Meds Properly

Unused prescription medication is a danger to the overall health of a community and its environment. Deaths from prescription drug overdoses, and in particular, overdoses related to prescription painkillers, have climbed sharply over the past decade, and since 2003 more drug overdoses occur annually from prescription medicines than cocaine and...