Thursday, September 19, 2013
Rapid City Public Library - Hoyt Room
Noon to 1pm
What are the current most common drugs abused by young people?
Where do they get them?
What can be done to restrict access and reduce their use?
Speaker - Nikkole Abbas is a Western Prevention Resource Center Specialist and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of South Dakota. She has been with the Western Prevention Resource Center since February 2012. Ms. Abbas has served as the Meth Prevention Coordinator for all of western SD. This position entailed significant outreach to six Native American reservations. Ms. Abbas was responsible for training development, public speaking and training, and assisting communities with coalition building and policy development surrounding the issue of Methamphetamine and its impact on the community, housing, children and more. Ms. Abbas has significant cross-cultural experience and two years of experience teaching English as a Foreign Language as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Central Asia.
For more information contact:
Nikki Reynolds at firstname.lastname@example.org
Joy Solano at email@example.com.
No reservations or RSVP’s necessary.