Veteran’s Day 2020

Veteran’s Day 2020

Happy Veteran’s Day 2020!  To all of those that so bravely served our country:  Today we take a pause to remember your sacrifice and offer our gratitude for your service.  Thank you for answering the call to defend American freedom and democracy. We know for many,...

Winter Resiliency Essentials: QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Winter Resiliency Essentials: QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Makin' It Happen is pleased to announce that we will be offering QPR Suicide Prevention Virtual Training as a part of our Winter Resiliency Essentials for community members on December 15th, 2020 from 10-11:30 AM. QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer.  QPR is...

Election Day  Self-Care Tips For All of Us

Election Day Self-Care Tips For All of Us

Today may be a stressful day for many.  Here are some suggestions for ALL of US that may help us navigate the day.  Give yourself time and space: Keep your schedule flexible on election day. Take short breaks throughout the day. It is ok to feel a range of emotions...

Red Ribbon Week Series: #JustOneCaringAdult

Red Ribbon Week Series: #JustOneCaringAdult

We are going to continue our Red Ribbon Week series today #JustOneCaringAdult.  A great way to prevent youth substance misuse is to offer care and support to the youth in your life.  Harvard’s Center on the Developing Child released a study in 2015 saying, “every...

Red Ribbon Week Series: #JustOneCaringAdult

Red Ribbon Week Series: #JustOneCaringAdult

Red Ribbon Week takes place each year from October 23 through 31st.in memory of murdered DEA agent Kiki Camarena. In honor of his memory community members and law enforcement began the tradition of displaying Red Ribbons as a symbol of intolerance towards the use of...

#TakeBackDay is Tomorrow!!!!!

#TakeBackDay is Tomorrow!!!!!

My Movie 1 - Small[1] The DEA's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is October 24, 2020 – 10AM to 2PM! Police throughout the Greater Manchester region are participating in #TakeBackDay. Locations in the Greater Manchester region include: Manchester Police...

Makin’ It Happen Welcomes New Staff Member Debbie Baird!

Makin’ It Happen Welcomes New Staff Member Debbie Baird!

Makin’ It Happen is pleased to welcome Debbie Baird to the Makin’ It Happen staff!  We are welcoming Deb to the team to lead a micro-project which we expect to jumpstart our resiliency essentials (training plan) for 2021 and beyond.    Debbie is originally from...