Welcome to the Philipstown Communities That Care Coalition!

Philipstown Communities That Care (PCTC) is a community-based coalition. Our mission is to prevent substance misuse by our children, youth, and community. This will be accomplished by fostering a safe and healthy community through the creation of supportive structures around education policies and programs.




How To Prevent Drug Use at Every Age

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Inside a Killer Drug Epidemic: A Look at America’s Opioid Crisis

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Latest News: Fentanyl Outpaces Heroin as the Deadliest Drug on Long Island

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A Parent’s Guide to Teenage Holiday Parties

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Educate yourself to be prepared in an emergency: The Good Samaritan Law

The Good Samaritan law went into effect in September 2011. It allows citizens who have been trained to administer NARCAN (Naloxone) to someone who has overdosed from an opiate. NARCAN reverses the overdose temporarily to allow time for the person to get medical attention. NARCAN saves lives!

Click Here for the Good Samaritan Law pamphlet.

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