Conference Registrations

May 7th Conference Sign Up Link!

Calling all SAP’s and Prevention Folks!

Let’s meet on May 7th @ Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, Vermont

After much anticipation, we are excited to announce that the registration is now OPEN for Prevention Works! VT  first Statewide Substance Misuse Prevention Conference. 

On Tuesday, May 7th, 2024, join prevention professionals and community partners at Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee, Vermont, for Prevention Works: Connections and Community.  The first of its kind, this inaugural Vermont conference goals include increasing the capacity of qualified professionals from the community, schools, and higher education to address prevention needs through professional development opportunities. 

What makes a great conference?   Networking, new skill development, peer to peer learning and engaging workshop leaders! The conference includes all of these and more. While viewing the beautiful Lake Morey shoreline and networking with colleagues and new friends,  there will be interactive workshops hosted by facilitators from Vermont to Texas to Maine. Focused topic areas include youth engagement, vaping, communications and marketing as well as other prevention topics.

The morning will kick off with keynote speaker Pam Garramone with “Feel Happier (even in tough times” and  afternoon keynote is  Julie Stevens with “Prevention Rocks!”

Discounted ticket pricing is available for “Early Birds” registration for the first 25 people registered. These lucky attendees will receive $10 off of a Full Day, In Person Ticket!   

There is a virtual registration option with access to keynote presentations and a limited selection of workshop options. In-person registration for the full day conference is limited and workshop selection is on a first come first registered basis until April 15th or until maximum capacity is reached.

To view the full conference information, workshop selection, and to register, visit here.

Support for the conference is provided through the Vermont Department of Health, Division of Substance Use Programming, and a Congressional Direct Spending Program Grant supported by Senator Bernie Sanders. A diverse planning committee of Vermont organizations makes up the planning committee. For more information contact, 

Thank you in advance,

Beth M. Shrader, Director of Programs

Prevention Works! VT

802-722-3008 (home office)