Category: News

Creating Consequences, Hard But Necessary!

In a recent blog, I wrote about how to effectively say “no” around screen time and I promised to write more about accountability and consequences when rules are broken. Enforcing rules is by far one of the hardest things we do as parents, especially with teens.

5K Run/Walk Cancelled on October 27

Unfortunately, due to the anticipated nor'easter on Saturday, the Red Ribbon Run/Walk is cancelled.  We continue to unite as a community to take a visible stand against substance abuse, and to teach the children in our schools about the importance of making the right choices when faced with difficult decisions....

REMINDER: Road Closures for Saturday’s 5K

October 2018 Dear Community Resident: This fall, the Commack Coalition of Caring will host a community running event during Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week brings people together to raise awareness of the dangers of substance use and abuse and encourages prevention, early intervention, and treatment services. It is the largest, most visible prevention awareness campaign observed nationally in the United States. The Commack Coalition of Caring 8th and FINAL Red Ribbon Week...