Churchill Community Coalition News

Little Known Illness Tied To Smoking Weed On The Rise.                

CBS News (Click Link For Full Story)​NEW YORK — For more than two years, Lance Crowder was having severe abdominal pain and vomiting, and no local doctor could figure out why. Finally, an emergency room physician in Indianapolis had an idea. “The first question he asked was if I was taking hot showers to find relief.…

Events to attend this Yuletide season

Click below for LVN link​Holiday events to enjoy in Churchill County

Food Drive by Meals on Wheels

Please bring non-perishable canned or box food to help with Food Drive.

Press Release by S.A.M. -New Surgeon General’s Report Highlights Dangers of Marijuana Use

​For Immediate ReleaseNovember 17, 2016                                                 Contact: Austin GalovskiEmail: austin.galovski@curastrategies.com +1 (585) 305-4070 [ALEXANDRIA, VA] – A new report, released today by the office of the U.S. Surgeon General, adds to the mounting body of scientific evidence…

S.T.O.P. Members Promote Red Ribbon Week

​Churchill County High School S.T.O.P. (Students Taking On Prevention) Organization promoted Red Ribbon Week October 24-28th.  As a part of their yearly outreach, Red Ribbon week has a special place with our S.T.O.P. Youth as they go around to the different schools and Promote substance free lives. To be in the STOP program, each student…

Food Drive To Support Churchill Residents

Financial Horizons Food Drive  October 20th – November 23rd Drop off unexpired  & non perishable goods and be entered into a $50 Cash Drawing !Non Members WELCOME !

October Rx Round Up An Overwhelming Success! Record Breaking Numbers of Rx Drugs Turned In!

The Fallon Police Department, in conjunction with the Churchill Community Coalition and the Churchill County Sheriff’s Office, participated in the National “Prescription Drug Take Back Program.”  A total of 13 boxes of prescription medications were collected, yielding a total weight of 244 pounds. Today’s total, marks the most successful results since starting the program in the…

S.T.O.P. Youth Promote Red Ribbon Week 

Churchill County High School S.T.O.P. (Students Taking On Prevention) Organization promoted Red Ribbon Week October 24-28th.  As a part of their yearly outreach, Red Ribbon week has a special place with our S.T.O.P. Youth as they go around to the different schools and Promote substance free lives. To be in the STOP program, each student…

Press Release by S.A.M. (Smart Approaches To Marijuana)

New Report: Driving While High, Youth Use, Crime, Arrests Surge SinceMarijuana Legalization Began in Colorado and Washington The new data, reviewed by researchers at Harvard, University of Colorado, and other academic institutions, find major problems in first four years of legalization ​ For Immediate ReleaseOctober 26, 2016                      …

Rx Drug Round Up

October is National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month! In Conjunction with the DEA’s Prescription Drug Take Back Day, the Churchill Community Coalition along side Fallon Police Department, Banner Churchill Community Hospital, and The Churchill County Sheriffs Office, are hosting our Bi-Annual Rx Drug Round Up!  Please bring in any Unused, or expired medications to the CVS…