WELCOME TO CAPA
The Community Awareness and Prevention Association recognizes the challenges young people face and is providing resources and support to students, families, and community members in Brecksville and Broadview Heights. We are ready to assist in any manner possible and will be responding to any voicemails and emails promptly.
Vision Statement: Communities and Schools United For Healthy Living.
Emily Reising, Health Promotions Specialist with the American Lung Association, provided education about what exactly is an e-cigarette, how they work, and what is in them.
The main concern is that Big Tobacco is targeting our kids with clever marketing, enticing flavors, and paid celebrity influencers, who downplay the risk and make e-cigarettes look harmless.
Dr. Sherrie Williams from MetroHealth Medical Center discusses
The Continued Impact of Tobacco
Secondhand Smoke and Its Impact on Health
Tobacco Cessation Resources and Services Available in the State of Ohio and Cuyahoga County
ALTERNATIVE TO SUSPENSION
Family & Community Support:
Ohio Department of Education: Family and Community Support Toolbox
Find new resources each day to engage young children in early literacy activities: Day By Day Ohio
The State Library of Ohio: Ohio Ready to Read
Check out and download ebooks: Ohio Digital Library
Mental Health & Anxiety
Smoking Cessation Providers
Substance Use Services Directory
6380 Mill Road
Broadview Heights, Ohio 44147
Main Number: (440) 740-4751