Prevention Coalition-BAY Team

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Video Series: Parenting IS Prevention

A series of videos created by parents for parents with children from pre-K to high school and beyond. Get the latest information and support for raising healthy, happy children in Barrington. These videos are short and to the point and cover a range of issues. Watch them all or check back as your children grow and develop and face new challenges and see new topics as they are added.

Parenting IS Prevention:

Transition to College Part 1: The College Search: Beyond the Academics

Transition to College Part 2: Navigating Freshman Year


Introduction to the Series with Martha Donovan. See what it’s all about: how does prevention fit into life-long successful development for our children

Vaping 101. Learn what you need to know about this emerging and dangerous new trend amongst youth

Ignite your Child’s Spark. Dena Davis talks about how to inspire your children to follow their passions and how this benefits their overall development and achievements

Developing Your Child’s Brain Part 1. Dr. Lilia Romero-Bosch talks about how substances damage the brain much like sports injuries do and what you can do now to protect your child’s developing brain.

Developing Your Child’s Brain Part 2. Hear Dr. Bosch’s responses to some of the most common questions she hears from parents.

What Your Pediatrician Knows About Your Child And Marijuana 

Your Child on Caffeine 

Stressed Out Youth - Part 1 (added 2-6-17)

What to Do About Stressed out Youth - Part 2 (added 2-6-17)

Early Expectations = Healthy Development (added 2-6-17)




Video Series: REACH Students with the BAY Team Video Series

  • This video series, created by the BAY Team, features Dena Davis and is based on the Search Institute’s research on holistic approaches and activities to strengthen academic motivation.

REACH Part 1 REACH Overview: Helping Children REACH Their Personal Best

REACH Part 2  Relationships: Helping Children Build Developmental Relationships

REACH Part 3 Effort: Helping Children Grow Their Brains

REACH Part 4 Aspirations: Helping Children Connect Their Present to their Future Selves

REACH Part 5 Cognition: Helping Children Learn Self-Control

REACH Part 6 Heart: Helping Children Find Their Sparks!



News & Announcements

  • CAMP iAM - 9am to 4pm, June 26-30, 2017 at the Bayside Family YMCA

    • A fun experiential week for grades 6 or 7 to discover and develop - this camp is free and it’s a first come, first serve basis and limited to 15 youth.
      For more information contact the BAY Team at 247-1900 x 316.

Student Data 2015 and Parent Data 2015 and Preliminary Parent

Got Outcomes Award

Drug Take Back Program

The VT Report 2015 and the HIDTA report

The Impact of Marijuana in RI from OSPA

4/1/17 BAYouth Scholarship application due date April 1, 2017 - please view attachment



East Bay Tobacco Youth Council Clears The Air of Tobacco - Attachment

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens NIDA

Parent Tool Kit

REACH resources from The Search Institute - Resources Overview, Strenghten Development Relationships

How does Theatre help with youth development? Theatre makes kids better people

Monthly Tips: Useful prevention information for the community

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016




Contact Us

For more information please contact Denise Alves at x 316