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Worcester County Drug and Alcohol Council Seeking Nominations for Prevention Honorees

Snow Hill, MD–The Worcester County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council is seeking nominations of individual adults, youth, or groups who have made outstanding contributions to drug and alcohol prevention or treatment. The awardees will be honored by Worcester County residents, elected officials, and Council members at the 25th Annual Drug and Alcohol Awards Reception and celebrating the 33rd  year of the Council’s existence. This will be held at the Worcester Career and Technology High School on Tuesday, April 26th at 6:00 p.m.. 

Nominations of individuals or groups who have performed commendably and beyond the call of duty are currently being accepted at the Worcester County Health Department.  Criteria for selection of honorees include: program impact on community, appropriateness of approach, and personal contribution to the program. Anyone who received an award in the past three years is not eligible. The deadline for nominations is April 5, 2016.  Please call 410-632-0056 or e-mail david.baker@maryland.gov to request a nomination form or to make a reservation.