Category «Community Events»

Safe Communities and the WVU-Injury Control Research Center Participated in the 2017 West Virginia Bike Summit

On September 24-25, West Virginia Connecting Communities held a summit in the Waterfront Marriott hotel in Morgantown, West Virginia. The purpose of the summit was to improve communication among cyclists and policy officials, increase awareness of cycling safety and laws, and learn how to make WV a cycling-friendly state. West Virginia Connecting Communities is a non-profit organization …

Granville Police Department Pill Take Back Event Was A Success

The Granville Police Department sponsored a document shredding/pill take back day on Saturday, September 23rd. Though more prescription medications have been collected in previous take back days, if even one pill could be removed that would save the live of a child that unintentionally swallows the pill….it made a difference! A beautiful day greeted enthusiastic …

Community Shred and Prescription Pill Take Back Event -GRANVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

University Town Center Walmart Parking Lot Saturday, September 23, 2017 9:00 am – 2:00 pm FREE DOCUMENT SHREDDING, COMPUTER HARD DRIVE DISPOSAL, PRESCRIPTION PILL TAKE BACK Music  Mr. Twister   Free Giveaways   Face Painting    Distracted Dave

Monongalia Safety Town

The true measure of a nation’s standing is how well it attends to its children – their health and safety, their material security, their education and socialization, and their sense of being loved, valued, and included in the families and societies into which they are born.- Prevention is the best practice strategy to eliminate, reduce …