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National Pill Take Back Day

Pill Take Back Day will be held on Saturday October 28, 2017. Drop off unwanted or expired prescription drugs at one of the following locations from 10:00am-2:00pm -Baptist Easley Hospital -AnMed Health Cannon -Clemson Free Clinic

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Clemson University’s Law Enforcement Summit

On Tuesday March 7, 2017 coalition members attended the 3rd Annual Clemson University Law Enforcement Summit. The topic was how to handle individuals in distress, and some valuable information was shared. The following links provide more information about the topic that was shared at the summit. If you have any other questions, please contact Dr. […]

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#ShattertheMyths: Prescription Drugs

Today is the last day of National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week. All week on our social media pages, we have been shattering the myths surrounding substance use. Today we are talking about prescription drug abuse. The question: How can prescription drugs be harmful when they’re prescribed by doctors? Prescription drugs aren’t bad–they totally help […]

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#ShattertheMyths: Tobacco

Today’s myth on social media was that teens who start smoking are able to quit whenever they want. FACT: Most people who start smoking in their teens become regular smokers before they are 18. Did you know? Research says that teens who see a lot of smoking in movies are more likely to start smoking […]

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PowerTalk 21 Day

    April 21st is MADD’s PowerTalk 21 day-the national day to talk to your kids about alcohol. Teen alcohol use kills about 4,700 people each year, which is more than all other illegal drugs combined. But the good news is that parents have the power to help their kids make healthy decisions that can […]

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Coalition to Sponsor Weathers Group Training

Steppin’ It Up Coalition will be sponsoring a series of sustainability trainings with Mr. Charles Weathers from the Weathers Group. The first training will be on Saturday March 26, 2016 at Rock Springs Baptist Church Impact Center located at 207 Rock Springs Road Easley, SC 29642. For more information, contact Cathy Breazeale, Project Director at […]

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Coalition Members Attend National Conference

Nine members from various sectors within Steppin’ It Up Coalition attended the Community Ant-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) National Leadership Forum in Washington, DC from January 31-February 4, 2016. Representatives were able to tour the city prior to the start of the conference on Sunday. During the conference, coalition representatives attended various training sessions and […]

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Red Ribbon Week Rally

On October 29th, 2015, Steppin’ It Up Coalition hosted a Red Ribbon Week Rally with guest speaker Woody Dantzler at Holly Springs Elementary in Pickens. Fox Carolina was there and aired the story that night during the 11:00pm news broadcast.

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