Know the Signs of Alcohol, Drug Use

Town Hall meeting held to educate public

(Oneida, NY – May 2012) Madison County’s Promise recently held a Town Hall Meeting entitled “This is Here.” The meeting, which featured speakers Gary Bulinski of the Traffic Safety Research Inc., and Investigator Mike Burgess of the Oneida City Police department focused on the signs, symptoms and use […]

PAC 99 Schedule Jan. 29-Feb. 4



Monday, January 30, 2012

2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.: Impact Committee – Madison County Promise January 17

3:02 p.m. and 8:02 p.m.: Oneida Rotary Club Meeting with Rich Vindigni “Ireland”

3:31 p.m. and 8:31 p.m.: Town of Sullivan Board Meeting of January 18

3:52 p.m. and 8:52 p.m.: Oneidas Club with Pat Albaugh […]

IMPACT Committee to meet Jan. 17

(Wampsville, NY – Jan. 2012) The IMPACT committee of Madison County’s Promise will be holding its first meeting of 2012 on Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will feature Joanne Eddy, Director of the Madison County Youth Bureau. Eddy will present the 2010 Teen Assessment Project (TAP) data. The information obtained from the TAP […]

Safe Pill Collection Huge Success


Sarah Howell, Madison County’s Promise Coordinator, is pictured with Kathy Felton and Judy Goodfriend, RSVP volunteers during the Sept. 24 Safe Pill Collection at the Madison County Landfill site on Buyea Road.

Madison County news

(Wampsville, Lincoln, NY – Sept. 2011) On Sept. 24, 14 RSVP volunteers helped collect 305.22 pounds of waste […]

Youth Fun Night Event Offered through IMPACT

(Oneida, NY – Oct. 2011) The IMPACT committee which is the faith based committee of Madison County’s Promise is holding a Youth Fun Night Event Columbus Day Weekend. The event will be held on Sunday, Oct. 9 from 3 to 8 p.m. at the Oneida Recreation Center, 217 Cedar St. in Oneida.

This event is […]

Talk to Your Kids; They Are Listening

To the Editor:

Parents, does it seem like your teen is tuning you out when you talk to them about important issues? Well, there is good news, although it may seem like they are not listening to you, our data in Madison County shows that they are.

According to the 2010 Teen Assessment Project data, […]

Free Document Shredding and Safe Pill Collection this Saturday

(Town of Lincoln, NY – April 30, 2011) The Madison County Department of Solid Waste and Sanitation is hosting two major events on Saturday April 30: A Safe Pill Collection and FREE Shredding of confidential documents from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the main Landfill site on Buyea Road in the Town of Lincoln […]

Agency Launches Campaign to Decrease Underage Drinking

(Madison County, NY – March 7, 2011) This week, BRiDGES, Madison County Council on Alcoholism & Substance Abuse, launches a multi-media campaign intended to encourage and support parents, retailers and community members in their efforts to keep teens from drinking.

Over the next two months, in partnership with Madison County’s Promise and CAZ Action, […]

Drug Free Task Force to Meet at BRiDGES

(Canastota, NY – Jan. 2011) Madison County’s Promise will hold a Drug Free Task Force Meeting on Wednesday Jan. 26 at 10 a.m. The meeting will take place at BRiDGES on Route 5 in Canastota.

The Drug Free Task Force of Madison County’s Promise focuses on reducing substance abuse in Madison County. Please join us […]