Monthly Archives: October 2015

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Raising awareness of heroin addiction

2017-10-23T22:40:45-04:00October 22nd, 2015|

The Jewish Standard, October 22, 2015 Few doubt that the behavior of celebrities is of major interest to our young people (and, let’s face it, not-so-young people) Some might contend that this influence is purely negative — but that is not always the case. Horrified by the drug-related death of 31-year-old “Glee” actor Cory Monteith [...]

Teen works to raise peer’s awareness about reality of heroin addiction

2017-10-23T22:41:31-04:00October 8th, 2015|

The Town Journal, October 8, 2015 Stephanie Reifman completed her Girl Scout Gold Award project by creating H.A.P.P.Y. (Heroin Addiction Prevents People's Years) week as a way to educate her peers at Northern Highlands Regional High School about the dangers of the drug. "Heroin addiction is a huge problem in my community.  I created H.A.P.P.Y. [...]