News & Press – Prevention is Key

News & Press

Prevention is Key is Awarded Grant from F. M. Kirby Foundation to support critical recovery and prevention programs in Morris County.

by PIK

Rockaway, N.J. (July 7, 2022) – Prevention Is Key (PIK), a north Jersey-based non-profit substance misuse prevention agency, announced today that it has received a $25,000 grant from the F. M....Learn More

PIK Peer Recovery Specialist Kelly LaBar Awarded 2021 Heroes Designation for Her Inspiring Work During the Pandemic

by PIK

Prevention Is Key (PIK), a north Jersey-based non-profit community-based health organization, announced today that its own Kelly LaBar, Certified Peer Recovery Specialist, was nominated into...Learn More

COVID-19 Update – 11/1/2021

by PIK

By: Matt McGovern (LINCS COVID-19 Epidemiologist/Data Manager) It appears that this most recent “wave” of the pandemic in Morris County and the state of New Jersey has plateaued over...Learn More

Introducing Jefferson Township Youth Coalition (JTYC)

by PIK

Hello Friends! As Co-Coordinators of the new Jefferson Township Youth Coalition (JTYC), Ashley Brown and Carly Sinnott, we’d like to introduce not only ourselves, but we’re excited to...Learn More

PEER Mentors made meaningful connections with Mountain Lakes youth

by PIK

Arielle and Nissim had the pleasure of tabling today (October 21, 2021) at Mountain Lakes High School for the school’s Wellness Fair, a collection of organizations and entities that promote safe...Learn More

Prevention is Key is Awarded 2021 CDC Grant

by PIK

ROCKAWAY, NEW JERSEY, November 2, 2021 – Prevention is Key, a private, non-profit community-based health organization in Rockaway, NJ announced today it was awarded a FY2021 Drug-Free Communities...Learn More


by PIK

By: B Teed, LINCS COVID Social Support Coordinator The COVID-19 pandemic has caused disruption in employment, business, educational systems, health care, and other core areas of community...Learn More

“What Happened to You” Book Club

by Barbara Kauffman

By: Barbara Kauffman, Director of Prevention Services As always, I’m excited about the Prevention Team’s ongoing programs and events that you’ll learn more about later in this newsletter....Learn More

Burlington RRC Facilitates Bike Donations to NJ Recovery House Residents

by PIK

By: Ashley Runyon This September, the Burlington RRC obtained four bicycles for the Destination Recovery house residents in Palmyra, NJ. Bob Furlong, a Police Officer with the NJ Transit Outreach...Learn More