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EPIC Schools recognizes schools who are building healthy and safe school communities.

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The EPIC Business project recognizes area businesses for their efforts in building a healthy and safe community.

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The EPIC Ed. series increases awareness about substance use as well as effective prevention strategies.

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EPIC offers social and emotional learning programs for young people in the community through our EPIC Pals and EPIC Lens programs.

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Our mission is to join together in a common effort to build a healthy and safe community, reducing the risks of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs while promoting the healthy attitudes and behaviors of youth in Southeast Missouri.

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These services are offered to families who are involved with Missouri Children’s Division but can be provided to others in the community who may be eligible.

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Join Us for the 8th Annual EPIC Glow 5k

It is time for the 8th Annual EPIC Glow 5k!  Tickets are on sale and we are looking for event sponsors!  Contact Shelly at pals@epicprevention.org…

Join us for EPIC Fun this Summer (it’s free!)!

Join EPIC and the Missouri Conservation Department Friday, July 23rd at Arena Park to learn about reptiles and grab a snack (while supplies last).

Welcome Dr. Chasity Ratliff, Lead Epidemiologist

Chasity Ratliff, Ph.D., is an applied social psychologist with specialized training in the use of quantitative and qualitative research methodology. She earned a B.S. degree…

Joining together in a common effort to build a healthy and safe community, reducing the risks of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs while promoting the healthy attitudes and behaviors of youth in Southeast Missouri.