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    RADAR Information Center
    The RADAR Information Center is a clearinghouse and distribution center for individuals and organizations requesting Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug (ATOD) resources, internet safety materials, conflict resolution, and other topics. Pamphlets, brochures, posters, and other materials are available for all age groups, pre-school through senior citizens. Parent and family resources are also available. Materials can be requested for special events such as Red Ribbon Week, Alcohol Awareness Day/Month, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day/Month, Great American Smoke-Out, Prom and Graduation Season, Kick Butts Day, and other awareness campaigns.

    Presentations/Trainings
    Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug (ATOD), Violence Prevention/Conflict Resolution, Drug-Free Workplace, Skill Building, and Decision-Making workshops, in-services, and community organization presentations are available for educators, human service agency personnel, parents, youth leaders, community coalitions, employees, manager/supervisors, faith-based organizations, and other community groups.

    Health Fairs/Community Events
    Participation at events with display materials and interactive items is provided to broaden awareness at large events on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs, Internet Safety, Violence Prevention and Conflict Resolution, Child Guidance, Medication Safety, and Emotion Well-Being concerns.

    B. Cool (The Penguin) Program Mascot
    B. Cool is the mascot of the Saint Vincent College Prevention Projects. Every child who has participated in the class presentations remembers B. Cool because he accompanies every SVCPP prevention specialist when visiting the schools. In addition “grown-up” B. Cool is available to participate in special school events and community activities.

    Publications
    Gateway Health Plan Case Study