Devil's Den @ 10pm has an average of 180 students attending each Thursday.
Implementing a social norms campaign
Testified at the state legislature on the ban of synthetic marijuana
Choices classes to further alcohol education to students
"Programs on the GO" program
Developed programs on prescription drug abuse and marijuana
New Britain Police Statistics
|Fall 2009||Fall 2010|
|Number of Locations||11||9|
|Number of Occupants||304||357|
|Number of Underage people||218||206|
|Number of Infractions||205||178|
|Number of Misdemeanors||17||16|
|Number of Repeat Offenders||16||7|
|Average Percent of Underage drinkers at the party||70%||63%|
2011 SAAC Prevention Award Recipients
CCSU Sgt Jerry Erwin, Community Engagement Award
New Britain Sgt Michael Baden, Community Partner Award
CMHA's Substance Abuse Action Council (SAAC) Director Aisha Hamid (center) with (from left) Community Partner awardees Amy Hanoian-Fontana of the CT Poison Control Center and Sergeant Mike Baden of the New Britain Police Department; Youth Education awardees Officer Ray Buthe and Southington High School teacher Daniel Hart; Community Engagement awardeeSergeant Jerry Erwin of CCSU, and Community Awareness and Education awardee Kevin Pettit of the McCall Foundation. The awards were presented at CMHA's Substance Abuse Action Council (SAAC) Annual Meeting of the Full Council in New Britain on March 16, 2011.
"Outstanding Creativity in Alcohol Abuse and Impaired Driving Prevention"
The BACCHUS Network
BACCHUS General Assembly, November 2009
CCSU Natural Helpers Carmine Civale, Advisor Stephanie Moran, Rachel Cirinna, Joel Weisel, Tim Walczak, Advisor Meagen Wentz.
Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services-SPF Learning Community
"Innovative Police-Community Partnership in Preventing Underage Drinking"
The Governor's Prevention Partnership - 12th Annual Law Enforcement Conference
"On-Going Commitment to Reducing Underage Drinking"
The Governor's Prevention Initiative for Connecticut State Universities