Responsible Retailer Campaign Recognizes A&S Liquor
The Responsible Retailer campaign (RRC) began in 2014 by KYCC’s Environmental Prevention Services (EPS) team, which is part of KYCC’s larger Prevention Education services. The Environmental Prevention Services (EPS) strives to create systematic change by working at an environmental level to address substance use availability and accessibility.
KYCC Celebrates Mothers in 4th Annual Flores De Mayo
KYCC virtually celebrated mothers at their 4th Annual Flores De Mayo event on May 8, 2020. Funded by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Substance Abuse Prevention and Control, the virtual event recognized parents in our community for their advocacy, hard work and dedication to building a healthier and safer community for all.
National Prevention Week 2020 Amid Coronavirus
KYCC Prevention Education staff had to find creative ways to celebrate National Prevention Week this year amid the coronavirus pandemic. Rather than attending the NPW conference or hosting prevention workshops, staff engaged with community members virtually, through Zoom webinars, virtual community forums, and on social media. KYCC staff created daily videos for Instagram Stories and Facebook Stories on topics such as the dangers of youth marijuana use.
Kids Town Offers Childcare for Essential Workers
Kids Town Preschool is re-opening to help support essential workers in our community. We have openings at our childcare center for your child while you work to protect our community. We have three reduced-size classrooms for children ages 2.5 to 5 years, and all precautions have been prepared to ensure the utmost safety of your child.
Los Angeles Youth First Tobacco Coalition Hosts Virtual Meeting
The mission of LAYFTC is to reduce youth access to tobacco products and to create a healthier and safer community. The LAYFTC takes a policy-based strategy to tobacco prevention and targets community-level activism and collaboration.