National Prevention Week is the perfect time to remind your community about substance misuse prevention and mental health. CPA is here to help you host an event to raise awareness of your prevention programs, highlight their importance, and shout out your prevention partners and champions.

Welcome to National Prevention Week: Prevention Happens Here!

Join Us in Making a Difference, One Post at a Time

Plan events, messaging, advertising and more.

The Commonwealth Prevention Allaince believes that every action, big or small, contributes to the larger goal of prevention in our communities. National Prevention Week is a time to highlight the power of change that resides within each of us, in every place we find ourselves — from our faith communities to our workplaces, and within our own families. This year, we’re tapping into our theme: Prevention Happens Here.

We invite you to take part in this empowering initiative by using our Social Media Content Calendar. Each week focuses on a unique aspect of prevention, offering you the opportunity to share relevant, impactful content consistently throughout the month.

Unite Our Prevention Efforts

Download and Share Posts: Or draw inspiration from the content to create engaging, informative posts. Don’t forget to tag us and use the hashtag #PreventionHappensHere. #mypreventionstory 


Use the Prevention Week Content Calendar: Follow along, draw insperation and of couse share your Prevention story. Your voice has the power to inspire change—let’s hear it loud and clear this May!

Tools, Materials, and Resources

We’ve made it easy for you to represent PA Prevention during National Prevention Week. Want to request a local proclamation? Add graphics to your social media or emails? Print out flyers and posters to take to Harrisburg or your local events? Below you’ll find Quicklinks to several frequently requested Prevention Happens Here materials to help brand your efforts along with the efforts of others in the state.

Community Education Series Talking Points for Prevention Week: Marijuana (Generic Statewide Data)
Prevention Happens Here Social Media: Facebook Cover Image
Prevention Happens Here Digital Display Ads (Multiple sizes for web/Google use)
Prevention Happens Here Digital Display Ads (Multiple sizes for web/Google use) Spanish
Prevention Happens Here Zoom Background Images
Prevention Happens Here Zoom Background Images Spanish

Your Efforts Matter!

Prevention Week is a great time to dive into utilizing social media to amplify your prevention advocacy and field efforts. Take a look at what you all did last year during Prevention Week: