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

Team Heroin Heroes of Mt. Abraham, the 2018 H.E.L.P. PSA Winners!



2018 H.E.L.P. Student Participants

Trooper Brett Flansburg, Lt. Jeff Danoski, Sgt. Matt Daley enjoying the H.E.L.P. 2018 Ceremony 

                                 Education Staff Members of 2018 H.E.L.P. (Jay Stetzel, Tricia Leone, Barbara Thompson Snow, Andrew Graham & Suzanne Monzel

  Addison County AEMT - Brian Goodyear



Students and Staff of the 2017 H.E.L.P. Team at Mt. Abraham High School with Jeremy Holm     


Students at Hannaford Career Center and H.E.L.P. Director Jesse Brooks

                                                                                                                                                   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. Director 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

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:

2018 PSA's:


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:

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