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H.E.L.P. Heroin Epidemic Learning Program



Sergeant Matthew Daley & Trooper Brett Flansburg  of the New Haven State Police Barracks

                                                                                                                                 Trooper Brett Flansburg, Trooper Eden Neary and Sgt. Matthew Daley talk with students at Mt. Abraham high school                                                

  Addison County EMT - Brian Goodyear


Students and Staff of the Mt. Abe H.E.L.P Team

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Vergennes High School student Adelaide Brooks films a practice PSA with professional film editor Tim Joy of Middlebury, Vt.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Winners of the 2017 H.E.L.P PSA Competition


                                                                                                                    New Haven Barracks Station Commander Lieutenant Jeffrey Danoski and H.E.L.P. Co-Creator Jesse Brooks

H.E.L.P. was created by House of Cards series actor Jeremy Holm and the United Way of Addison County's Regional Prevention Partnership Coordinator Jesse Brooks


      Jeremy Holm 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Jesse Brooks

Do you want to learn more about H.E.L.P.?

Contact: Jesse Brooks at or call: 802-388-7189

or to donate:

Text: HELPUWAC To: 41444

Media Links:

VPR Interview:

The Middlebury Campus:

The Impact of the Opioid Crisis on a Vermont Community:

WCAX Report:

WPTZ Report

Addison Independent

2017 Winning PSA:


Related Topics & Tools on Prevention in Addison County

Learn about the Regional Prevention Partnership Grant and Prevention Initiatives in Addison County:

Tips on talking to youth about substance abuse / misuse:

Vermont parents know it’s important to have conversations with their kids about alcohol and other drug use.  But how?  Watch video tips from Vermont parents on how to keep teens on the right track when it comes to alcohol and other drug use.