Be An RXPERT And Win Up To $2,500 – Extended to January 31st

Join us on  Saturday, November 10 or Saturday, December 8 for a free 2-hour workshop from 10 a.m. - noon, where you will write, shoot and edit your own Public Service Announcement, or PSA, for the "Be An RXPERT"  PSA Content for Youth hosted by FOX61. The workshops will be held at the Laurel Vlock Convergent Media Center in Maxcy Hall at University of New Haven .

Sign up here

Your PSA could win a cash prize and be seen on FOX61 and CW20.

  •  First place: $2,500
  • Second place: $1,500
  • Third place: $500

More information and an entry form to sign up for your free PSA workshop will soon be available. In the meantime, access your free online educational modules to learn more about prescription drug safety here.

Resources

Governor’s Prevention Partnership
Prevent Underage Drinking & Substance Abuse
Parent Resource Center – Prescription Drug Abuse Resources
State of CT’s Change the Script
CT Prevention Network
Prescription Program – Medication Drop Boxes
Prescription Drug Training
Youth programs
Housatonic Valley Coalition Against Substance Abuse (HVCASA)
Drug Collection Boxes in CT

Help reduce prescription opioid abuse. Call 1-800-563-4086 or visit  www.drugfreect.org  for information and resources including prevention, wellness, treatment and recovery.

Thank you for your interest in this important program! Here are some examples of PSA produced at FOX61: