MarijuanaX: Weed Between the Lines Parent Seminar
Apr
4
7:00 pm19:00

MarijuanaX: Weed Between the Lines Parent Seminar

  • DoubleTree by Hilton

Educating people about the truth is more important now than ever. More youth enter addiction through the “Trifecta Gateway” – Tobacco, Alcohol and Marijuana. 90% of those who suffer addiction begin between the ages of 11 and 17.

Narcan Training
Apr
26
4:00 pm16:00

Narcan Training

  • Mahwah Police Department

Learn what to do in case of an overdose and how to administer the lifesaving, overdose reversal agent known as Naloxone or Narcan.

Child Car Seat Installation
Dec
31
10:00 am10:00

Child Car Seat Installation

Assistance Available Year Round

Confused about installation or proper positioning?  Get some help and get it right. The best protection for your child in a crash is a properly secured child safety seat. But, despite the importance of proper installation, research shows that 7 out of 10 child safety seats are not installed correctly.


"The Empowerment Project" Movie Screening
Feb
8
7:00 pm19:00

"The Empowerment Project" Movie Screening

  • Lafayette Theater

The Empowerment Project is the incredible journey of a crew of female filmmakers driving across America to encourage, empower, and inspire the next generation of strong women to go after their career ambitions. Click to watch the trailer!

REBOUND: The Chris Herren Story
Oct
3
7:00 pm19:00

REBOUND: The Chris Herren Story

  • The Bradley Center Arena at Ramapo College

REQUEST YOUR TICKETS NOW! Join us at Ramapo College for former NBA player Chris Herren's inspiring tale of descent into addiction, miraculous recovery and his new life mission. Open to the public. This event is sponsored by the Mahwah Municipal Alliance and the SAMHSA grant.

Mahwah Day 2016
Sep
24
12:00 pm12:00

Mahwah Day 2016

  • Commodore Perry Field

The 22nd annual Mahwah Day celebration is scheduled for Saturday, September 24th at Commodore Perry Field. The MMA booth will be giving away bicycle helmets and holding a raffle.

College Campus Self Defense Course
Jul
27
Jul 28

College Campus Self Defense Course

  • Ramapo Ridge Middle School gym

This a free 2-night course for female Mahwah residents ages 17-25, who will be attending college this Fall. Space is limited to 45 students, and registration closes 7/22/16.

2016 Junior Police Academy
Jul
11
Jul 22

2016 Junior Police Academy

This year is the 15th Annual Junior Police Academy. This program has established a strong foundation over the years as a long term support for police and community relationship building.

2016 Academy Parent's Meeting
Jun
20
6:30 pm18:30

2016 Academy Parent's Meeting

  • Ramapo Ridge Middle School

A meeting for parents of all children registered for either the Junior Police Academy or Youth Leadership Academy. The MMA will provide all needed info and there will be time for Q&A.

SAVE A LIFE - Narcan Training
Apr
28
7:00 pm19:00

SAVE A LIFE - Narcan Training

  • Mahwah Police Department

Learn what to do in case of an opiod overdose and how to administer the lifesaving, overdose reversal agent known as Naloxene or Narcan.

Red Ribbon Week
Oct
23
Oct 31

Red Ribbon Week

The Red Ribbon Campaign helps present a unified and visible commitment towards the creation of a DRUG-FREE AMERICA.  In Mahwah, it enables local D.A.R.E. officers to extend an anti-drug message down into the elementary schools.

Bicycle Helmet Giveaway: Mahwah Day
Sep
19
12:00 pm12:00

Bicycle Helmet Giveaway: Mahwah Day

  • Commodore Perry Field

Each year at Mahwah Day, the MMA Booth distributes free of charge approximately 500 helmets to the citizens of Mahwah. Visit the MMA booth at Mahwah Day on Sept. 19, 2015 and get a FREE bicycle helmet for your child.

2015 Junior Police Academy
Aug
10
Aug 14

2015 Junior Police Academy

  • Ramapo Ridge Middle School

The Mahwah Junior Police Academy is targeted at students entering the 6th grade who have completed the first year of the Mahwah D.A.R.E Program.  Approximately, 150 children participated in the 2014 program. 

2015 Youth Leadership Academy
Jun
29
Jul 3

2015 Youth Leadership Academy

The Mahwah Youth Leadership Academy, introduced in 2007, was designed as a follow-on program for the highly popular Junior Police Academy and is taught and run by the Mahwah Police Department. 

Guest Speaker: Former NBA Player, Chris Herren
Mar
18
10:30 am10:30

Guest Speaker: Former NBA Player, Chris Herren

  • Mahwah Highschool

Chris Herren is former NBA basketball player, motivational speaker, author and sobriety advocate who struggled with substance abuse for much of his basketball career. Alcohol and drug-free since August 1, 2008, he has refocused his life to put his sobriety and family above all else

Guest Speaker: Dan Davis, The Reality Therapist
Apr
13
11:30 am11:30

Guest Speaker: Dan Davis, The Reality Therapist

  • Mahwah Highschool

Dan Davis is an internationally known motivational speaker with a sense of caring and passion for life while confronting the conflicts and pressures that face students today.  He has been referred to as a "Reality Therapist" because of his brutal honesty regarding is descent into the abyss of addiction and his climb back to freedom, sanity and respect.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Micheal J. Bradley
Nov
18
7:00 pm19:00

Guest Speaker: Dr. Micheal J. Bradley

  • Sheraton Crossroads Hotel

Dr. Bradley’s respect-based philosophy is at the heart of the presentations he has given to thousands of parents who are seeking ways to communicate with their adolescent children. It’s also something he practices daily as he and his wife raise their two children.