Compassion and Mutual Identification in Peer Work

by Patrick Roff

By Patrick Roff The mutuality created between “one alcoholic talking to another” has been the cornerstone of recovery since 1935. Webster’s dictionary defines “mutuality” using...Learn More

Covid-19 Update- March 2023

by PIK

By: Matt McGovern, MPH, CHES, LINCS COVID-19 Epidemiologist/Data Manager As of Friday, February 24th, 2023, the 7-day average of cases in the state of New Jersey was 775, which declined by 19%...Learn More

Covid-19 Update- February 2023

by PIK

By: Brenda Teed, LSW, COVID-19 Social Support Coordinator & Preventionist Long COVID As of January 2023, CDC data shows that COVID cases, deaths, and hospitalizations have stabilized after...Learn More

Prevention is Key selected to develop and implement LEAD Initiative in Irvington and Phillipsburg

by PIK

Rockaway, N.J. (January 6, 2023) – The New Jersey Office of the Attorney General has selected Prevention is Key (PIK) to develop and implement a Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion initiative...Learn More

COVID-19 Update- January 2023

by PIK

By: Matt McGovern, MPH, CHES, LINCS COVID-19 Epidemiologist/Data Manager As of Thursday, 12/29/22, the 7-day average of cases in the state of New Jersey was 1,809, which was down 11% from a week...Learn More

That’s a Wrap: PEER 2022!

by PIK

To wrap 2022 up we got to partner with Deirdre’s House as they brought the Game of Life to Dover Middle School! According to Dover Middle School’s Principal the Game of Life “exceeded our...Learn More

COVID-19 December Update

by PIK

By: Brenda Teed, LSW, COVID-19 Social Support Coordinator & Preventionist Thankfully we are in a very different place than when the COVID-19 pandemic first began, but we remain torn between...Learn More

7 Habits Program Update

by PIK

This fall and upcoming winter we are completing another in-person program called “7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens” with the 7th graders at Morris Plains Borough School. 7 Habits of Highly...Learn More

November Covid-19 Update

by PIK

By: Matt McGovern, MPH, CHES, LINCS COVID-19 Epidemiologist/Data Manager As of Sunday, 10/23/22, the 7-day average of cases in the state of New Jersey was 1,258, which was down 4% from a week...Learn More

Morris County Correctional Training: Working With Traumatized Inmates

by Barbara Kauffman

Thanks to tremendous support from Morris County Correctional Facility Warden Chris Klein, Prevention is Key offered an in-person training to Morris County Correctional Facility Employees on...Learn More

COVID-19 Update-October 2022

by PIK

By: Brenda Teed, LSW, COVID-19 Social Support Coordinator & Preventionist Mental Health + COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted that mental health is interconnected with all...Learn More

Prevention is Key to Host Opioid Awareness breakfast on October 10 at Rockaway CARES

by PIK

Rockaway, N.J. (September 30, 2022) – Prevention Is Key (PIK), a north Jersey-based non-profit substance misuse prevention agency, is pleased to announce the agenda for an October Recovery...Learn More

Prevention is Key announces participation in the world’s biggest global day of giving back with interactive #PIKYourWhy Campaign

by PIK

Prevention is Key will be joining thousands of not-for-profits around the world participating in the world’s biggest global day of giving on November 29th, 2022, as part of...Learn More