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FOURTH ANNUAL “OKAY-5K” HELD AT DELAWARE PARK

Preventionfocus, Inc. hosted their fourth annual “Okay 5K” Fun Run/Wellness Walk presented by Collins & Collins Attorneys LLC on Saturday, October 18th inside Buffalo’s Delaware Park. Over 80 walkers, runners, volunteers, and staff participated in spite of the chilly windy and damp weather that morning and the result was around...

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...