PREVENT EVENT 2024 AT WAHS MAY 16, 2024 5-7 PM

Washington Academy & High School's Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) and the Somerset County Youth Advisory Council, in conjunction with the Somerset County Health Department and the Somerset County Local Management Board present:

Prevent Event 2024

Featuring the Harford County Sheriff’s Office H.O.P.E. (Heroin Overdose Prevention Effort) House

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024

Time: 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm

Location: Washington Academy & High School
(10902 Old Princess Anne Rd, Princess Anne, MD 21853)


Free Food…Hot Dogs/Chips, Snacks, and Drinks

Lots of Vendors and FREE giveaways at many of the tables!

Raffle Baskets to be given away! Raffle tickets free when you attend!

FREE GIFT Giveaway to the First FIFTY Families that attend with their student/s!

(To qualify there must be a student and family, meaning students must be accompanied by at least one parent/guardian.)


Presentations related to positive mental health, prevention, and many educational topics will be shared. Join us to learn about programs for your student/s and preventative measures. Also learn many ways to keep your student safe! It truly does take a village, and together we can help keep students safe from harm/danger. Tour the H.O.P.E. House for an educational experience for parents and guardians related to teen drug use. You must be 18 years of age to take the educational tour of the H.O.P.E. House. An experience that will open your eyes in a different way. Good kids can get caught up in bad things.

Other Vendors Include:

Princess Anne Police Department, Princess Anne Fire Department, Maryland State Police (MSP) Barrack X Princess Anne, MSP Aviation, MSP Crash Team from Easton MD, Life Crisis, Eastern Shore Human Trafficking Task Force, Forensic Nurse Coordinator with all things forensic, Somerset County Health Department including FREE Narcan Training, Somerset County Local Management Board, Blood Bank of Delmarva, American Heart Association, United Way, Chesapeake Health Care (CHC), CHC School Based Wellness Center, Figi 4 the Kids Inc., Behind the Line Therapy Group, Inc, Maryland Coalition of Families, PUSH Health and Wellness, Mobile Response Stabilization Services part of the Sante’ Group with the Eastern Shore Crisis Response Services, Chesapeake Music Therapy, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), Maple Shade, Wraparound Maryland, Somerset Rains Purple, Life Management of Maryland, LLC, Creative Space Child Therapy, Young Men of Distinction, MYiWorth (Maturing Youth into Women of Respect, Tact, and Honor), EFNEP (Expanded Food & Nutrition Program, G.R.I.T. (Growth, Respect, Improvement, Tenacity) Mentoring Program, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Maryland Health Connection (Somerset & Worcester), Somerset Wellness and Recovery Center, and more! Also featuring our students’ very own artwork!

As a team, through support, education, prevention, and love, we can make the future brighter together!