February 23rd, 2015 by mjcpc
MS Delta Region Impaired Driving Initiative – conducted DUI prevention presentation(s)
Date: February 20, 2015
Time & Location: 9am – 3pm / Ruleville High School and Middle School
Who's invited: Ruleville students
February 17th, 2015 by mjcpc
Metro Jackson Community Prevention Coalition (MJCPC) staff served Valentine's day cookies and fruit punch to the students of Jackson State University (JSU) on February 13, 2015 at the JSU Student Center on the 2nd floor in the Concession area. As a part of our Valentine's Day, U've Been Tagged Initiative its purpose was to educate our students about the dangers and the profound effects of alcohol and underage drinking. MJCPC staff gave our Valentine's Day Heart push cards with messages and stats concerning alcohol. MJCPC staff served over a 100 students.
February 5th, 2015 by mjcpc
MS Delta Region Impaired Driving Initiative – will be participating in a Health Fair in Greenville, MS
Date: February 11, 2015
Time & Location: 9am – 1pm / YMCA Greenville, MS
Who's invited: General Public
February 2nd, 2015 by mjcpc
Super Bowl Cup Coaster event – "Fans don't let fans drive drunk"
Date: January 27, 2015
Location: Greenwood, MS
Who invited: General Public
January 22nd, 2015 by mjcpc
November 22nd, 2013 by mjcpc
Date: January 15, 2015
Time & Location: Vicksburg H.S. 8am – 11:30am
Time & Location 2: Vicksburg Library 12 noon
January 9th, 2015 by mjcpc
January 5th, 2015 by mjcpc
What: Holiday Message -
In a bid to prevent alcohol-related incidents, Jack son State University and Metro Jackson Community Prevention Coalition, (MJCPC) is encouraging people to drink sensibly, in moderation and know their own limits (under 21 =N/A – over 21 =.08%) It’s a major awareness initiative led by MS Office of Highway Safety, JSU/MJCPC and its partners to raise awareness of the problems created through binge drinking at parties or holiday events. Christmas and New Year traditionally see an increase in this type of problem because it is when people sometimes have ‘one too many’ during the festivities.
Remember “Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving”
When: December 10, 2014 – January 2, 2015
Where: Who's message for: General public / College & High school students
December 18th, 2014 by mjcpc
Purpose: MJCPC/JSU along with Ruleville Police Department and Office of Highway Safety – held a press conference to remind the general public to "drive sober" this holiday season.
What: Press Conference
When: Decameter 17, 2014
Where: 1933 Restaurant
Who's invited: General public, local, county and State law enforcement
December 9th, 2014 by mjcpc
MJCPC – College Healthy Holidays Information Booth
What: Impaired Driving Information Booth
When: December 4, 2014 @ 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Who's invited: General public / College students
December 3rd, 2014 by mjcpc
Metro Jackson Community Prevention Coalition (MJCPC) conducted Life Skills Training sessions at Jim Hill High School with Mr. Richard Wilson’s 9th grade Technology Class. The training sessions were held from September 17th through December 1st . The high school curriculum called for training in fifteen (15) areas of concentration. During the sessions the students learned about self esteem, self improvement, how to resolve conflict and how to deal with anger, communication skills and several other topics. The students thoroughly enjoyed these sessions as they interacted and discussed openly about the current issues that they are facing with the corresponding topics.