Educating, equipping, and empowering communities to live safe and healthy lives, free of substance misuse. Together, we can.

To learn more about Cumberland County Rising Anti-Drug Coalition, click here.

 News

January 11, 2021 – Cumberland County Rising Anti-Drug Coalition uses Volunteer Energy Cooperative Customers Share Foundation grant to continue drug prevention education to the youth in Cumberland County. To read more details, click here

January 1, 2021 – Today, new tobacco laws go into effect. These new laws, also known as Tobacco-21 or T21, will help save lives as it limits the access to tobacco and tobacco related products to Tennesseans under the age of twenty-one. To read the details, please, click here

 Resources

Tennessee Redline

The Tennessee REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 is a toll-free information and referral line coordinated by TAADAS and funded by the Tennessee Department of Mental Health Substance Abuse Services. The purpose of the REDLINE is to provide accurate, up-to-date alcohol, drug, problem gambling, and other addiction information and referrals to the citizens of Tennessee. The Redline also provides referrals for Co-Occurring addiction disorders that arise along with Mental Health disorders.

Tennessee Quitline

The Tennessee Tobacco QuitLine, 1-800-QUIT-NOW is a free  tobacco cessation program that includes tobacco cessation coaching, personalized support, and even free nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) for eligible participants. Tobacco users enrolling in our coaching program have access to specially trained cessation coaches who will work with you to develop a customized plan for quitting tobacco and provide you with ongoing support along the way.

Tennessee Crisis Services & Suicide Prevention

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, call now. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 855-CRISIS-1 (1-855-274-7471) or Text “TN” to 741-741

To locate local resources, please click here.

Coalition Meetings

The next Coalition Meeting is on Thursday, January 21, 2021, and includes presentations on Safety Net for Children by Candy Livesay, Outreach Coordinator, Volunteer Behavioral Health Care Systems & Creating Homes Initiative (CH-2) by Patricia Cunningham, CH-2 Regional Housing Facilitator

Coalition meetings are held the third Monday of the month at noon and 4:30. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we meet via Zoom. We welcome all to our meetings, to get the Zoom link, please contact Holly Kisly @ director@cumberlandcountyrising.org 

 

 

This project is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.