The Goal-Setting Toolkit is designed to provide practical information and tools that mentors can use to help their mentees identify and set effective short- and long-term goals for themselves. It provides tips for the best ways to approach goal-setting, reviews common barriers and offers useful tools and resources.

  • The National Institute on Drug Abuse has released the results of the 2016 Monitoring the Future Survey. This annual survey of 8th, 10th and 12th graders nationwide looks at alcohol, drug and tobacco use and related attitudes.

  • More than 100 policy experts, legislators, and youth advocates gathered at “Marijuana Policy Boot Camp: Engage, Equip, Empower” for a statewide discussion focused on the fallacies that surround legalization of recreational marijuana in Connecticut.

  • The Governor’s Prevention Partnership wants to inform parents and teens of ways to avoid mixing those parties with alcohol. Jill Spineti, President and CEO of The Governor's Prevention Partnership, and high school student Amritha Anup, joined FOX 61 Good Day Connecticut to talk about bringing awareness about the dangers of mixing teens and a drinking.