- Resume Review and Interviewing Skills (2 to 3 p.m.)
- Uncovering the Secrets of Finding & Applying for Jobs in the Federal Government (4 to 5 p.m.)
- Starting Your Own Business Time (5 to 6 p.m.)
Chevy Chase: Village of Friendship Heights Community Center 4433 S. Park Avenue Chevy Chase Village Police Station 5906 Connecticut Avenue
Damascus Damascus Library 9701 Main Street
Gaithersburg: MCP 6th District Station 45A West Watkins Mill Rd. Gaithersburg Police Station 14 Fulks Corner Avenue Asbury Methodist Village – Lobby of Hefner Bldg. 417 Russell Avenue Senior Living at Kentlands Manor 217 Booth St., Kentlands
Germantown: MCP 5th District Station 20000 Aircraft Drive
Rockville: Rockville City Police/Montgomery County Sheriffs Rockville City Police Station 2 W. Montgomery Avenue (Lobby of Rockville City Police building) Maryland State Police Rockville Barrack 7915 Montrose Road Bender Jewish Community Center (JCC) of Greater Washington 6125 Montrose Road
Silver Spring: MCP 3rd District Station 1001 Milestone Drive Fire Station 1 8110 Georgia Avenue
Takoma Park: Takoma Park Police at Takoma Park City Building Lobby 7500 Maple Avenue
Wheaton: MCP 4th District Station 2300 Randolph Road
These municipalities have permanent drop-off sites. The collection sites are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Drugs can be dropped off with no questions asked. Liquids, inhalers, aerosol cans, regular household ointments/lotions, needles/sharps and thermometers are not accepted.
- Chevy Chase Village Police Department Medication Drop Box, 5906 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
- City of Gaithersburg Prescription Medication Disposal, 14 Fulks Corner Avenue Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877-2066
- City of Takoma Park Prescription Drug Take Back, 7500 Maple Avenue, 1st Floor Lobby, Takoma Park, Maryland 20912
National Bullying Prevention Month
You can help create a world without bullying!
A nationwide campaign founded in 2006 by PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center that unites communities around the world to educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.
Share the classroom toolkits
One-day or single event classroom lesson plans
Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. Join Lindsey Vajpeyi, Programs & Services Manager for the Alzheimer’s Association’s National Capital Area Chapter and Penny Gladhill, Director of the Volunteer Helping Hands program at Hospice Caring, for this workshop to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 7 to 8:30 pm Hospice Caring, Inc. | 518 South Frederick Avenue | Gaithersburg, MD 20877 Space is limited! Registration is required.
Expenses incurred for projects funded via these grants must begin after January 1, 2018 and conclude by May 31, 2018
This is part of the Collaboration Council led Many Voices for Smart Choices – Montgomery County Alliance to Prevent Youth Substance Abuse. Funding comes from the Montgomery County government. For complete details and to download the Mini-Grant Application Announcement please click here. Please direct all questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for submitting questions is October 20, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
- October 9, 2017 9:30-2:00PMLGBTQ Ally TrainingMid-County Rec Center, 2004 Queensguard Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20906
- October 10, 2017 9:00-3:00PM Youth Development Practices for Old-er Youth: Increasing Engagement and Building CommunityMid-County Rec Center, 2004 Queensguard Rd, Silver Spring, MD, 20906
- October 14&28 2017 9:00-4:00 PM2-Day Advancing Youth Development Training for TeachersNorbeck-Muncaster Mill Neighborhood Park 4101 Muncaster Mill RD, Norbeck, MD, 20853
- October 17-18 2017 9:30-2:30 PMYouth Mental Health First AidSilver Spring Civic Center 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910
- October 19, 2017 9:30-12:30 PMRestorative Practices for Youth and FamiliesConference Center, 1801 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850
- October 24, 2017 9:30-2:00 PMKeys To A Successful Mentoring ProgramConference Center, 1801 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850
- October 25, 2017 12:00-1:30 PMCreating Safe Space: Reducing Bullying and Harassment; Building Positive Climate Webinar
- October 26, 2017 9:30– 2:00 PMEngaging African American Males in Youth ProgramsSilver Spring Civic Center 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910
- October 27, 2017 9:30– 12:30 PMTrauma Informed Care Conference Center, 1801 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850
Saturday October 21, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDTDoors will open at noon to allow attendees time to visit the information pathway and resource tables. Walk-ins are welcome and may register at the door. There is no cost to attend this event and all community members are welcome. This program will provide current information to attendees on medical, legal, and behavioral issues and supports related to opioid and substance abuse. This forum is designed to address unique issues among parents, caregivers, and youth. Activities include: • an information pathway of county statistics and personal stories • resource tables providing information about relevant local services and supports • keynote speakers, including: two-time Super Bowl Champion Dexter Manley • presentation of youth PSA video and poster contest award winners • information about the Good Samaritan law • interactive demonstrations and reflection activities especially for youth (note: SSL hours are available for this event) • behavioral and health changes that occur in those with current substance abuse issues • an introduction to Naloxone and panel discussion with a Q&A session
Check out these and other hunger facts on the Maryland Hunger Solutions website, and be sure to support these programs that provide meals, grocery delivery and emergency food to our neighbors.
- Despite living in one of the wealthiest states in the country, many Marylanders struggle with hunger.
- In the wealthiest state in the country, one in eight households faces a constant struggle against hunger.
- Nearly 21 percent of households with children struggle to obtain enough food to provide regular, healthy meals for their family.
- Nearly 10 percent of Marylanders live below the poverty line.