PREVENTION & WELLNESS

Prevention Programming; Process and development, parent and youth training; community assessment, community planning organizational services.

NyECC provides general workshops and trainings at no or low cost to NyECC member organizations and can develop specialized workshops to help meet individual and organizational needs. NyECC is available to provide trainings and classes on a variety of prevention topics that include the dangers of substance use and abuse (tobacco, alcohol, other drugs, energy drinks/alcohol energy drinks), server/seller trainings, grant writing and a variety of health related classes which include Chronic Disease, Diabetes Management, and Yoga ( Veteran, Gentle, Youth, and Multi-level programs). Workshops are also available on building capacity, experiential based team building, group development and leadership, the development of addictive/compulsive behaviors, perceptual learning styles, personality preferences and their impact on the workplace (based on the Myer’s-Briggs Type Indicator-MBTI), personal/professional development, non-profit management, drug awareness and recognition.

Safe Drug Disposal

Med Return containers at the following locations:

    1. Desert View Hospital, 360 S. Lola Ln, Pahrump, NV 89048
    2. Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, 225 Justice Way, Pioche, NV 89043
    3. Nye County Sheriff’s Office 1520 E Basin Rd, Ste 102, Pahrump NV (Call for appt)
    4. Pahrump Valley Pharmacy 1266 E. Calvada, Pahrump, NV 89048

Wellness Classes offered in Pahrump and Tonopah

From time-to-time NyECC will offer a variety of no-cost workshops that are topic specific:

  • Diabetes: we offer the Stanford Diabetes Self-Management 6-week program
  • Mental Health First-Aid: we offer an 8-hour training as a single day or over a period of 2 days
  • Child Car Seat Inspections & Installation: the coalition has a number of certified technicians that can properly inspect all child safety seats and install no-cost seats to those that qualify. Contact NyECC at 775-727-9970 to learn how to schedule an inspection or installation