Comets Care: I Matter; You Matter; We Matter

Through this student-led club initiative, we help to erase the stigma around mental illness by increasing awareness and education and fostering student empowerment.

We will work together to fight substance abuse in our schools and community.

Operating as usual

Photos from Comets Care: I Matter; You Matter; We Matter's post 11/19/2021

This week students with Comets Care: I Matter; You Matter; We Matter donated bags to some of the winter sports teams. Inside the bags were water bottles, hand sanitizer, and educational materials about mental health and substance abuse. πŸ’™πŸ€πŸ’™ we wish all our athletes the best! We’re stronger together.


Continuing to spread the word! Education is key πŸ’«πŸ’š


Students educating their peers about the risks associated with vaping πŸ’šπŸ’«


Soooo excited!!! The application process will begin in January!

We hope you're revving up your YADAPP engines for YADAPP 2020! It's never too early to start talking with future Participants about the year-long commitment to participate in YADAPP. Head on over to our website for more information to share with Participants and their parents. 09/23/2019

Meth Match :60 | What Happens When You Try Meth Methamphetamine (meth) is easy to get addicted to but recovery is hard. Watch what happens when a first-time meth user goes up against the Meth Monster. To l...


Comets Care: I Matter; You Matter; We Matter will hold it's first meeting on Wednesday, September 11th in Ms. Bane's room A 223 at 3:30. Please have rides there at 4:30. If you’re an athlete, you can still join! Just swing by and see me. Everyone is invited to attend and see what we're about. Ms. Barnes has membership forms, or you can get one from the meeting! 09/05/2019

Michigan becomes 1st state to ban flavored e-cigarettes Michigan became the first state in the nation to ban flavored e-cigarettes.

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Thank you for considering us 08/17/2019

Study of Anorexia and the New Developments to Genetics and Psychology An in-depth study of anorexia discovered a genetic component exists on the genome where genes connected to anorexia risk factors were located.


πŸ’«New pictures from YADAPP popped up today on their page πŸ’š 08/15/2019

Teenager's Lung Collapses After Vaping for 18 Months Chance Ammirata needed emergency surgery because his lung was so damaged after using a Juul. He's now urging people to give up vaping.


πŸ’«Our girls presented at the school board meeting tonight πŸ’š


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Special thank you to Mat and Stephanie Robinson for opening up your home to us tonight so that we could prepare for the school board presentation this coming Monday. πŸ’«πŸ’š


Mia Lewis and Aaliyah Paige representing Comets Care at 9th grade orientation this morning πŸ’š Love the passion and enthusiasm they have πŸ’«


National Night Out! πŸ’«πŸ’šπŸ’«
Thank you Mia Lewis and Aaliyah Paige for helping, too!!


Comets Care is trying to raise some money. We have a YADAPP backpack with school supplies inside and an awesome Comets Care water bottle.
We are selling chances $1 each. We are only selling 300 chances.
Please let us know if you'd like a chance. We will be at National Night Out with the backpack and tickets to sell!
Post here if you'd like a chance to win!


Stop by the back to school expo and say hi!


Back to school expo is tomorrow! Come by and grab a membership form if your child is in 8th-12th grade. We also have some giveaways and shirts to sell. Hope to see you there! πŸ’«πŸ’šπŸ’«πŸ’šπŸ’«πŸ’š


Thank you! Thank you! Thank you to Tiffany Howard with Safe Harbor Recovery Center for our first donation!


Comets Care: Getting to know our community

Please go to the following survey so we can have to data we need for the mini-grant we won at YADAPP


Thanks in advance and please feel free to share! ​We want to get to know our Community.Β  Help us find out about our community and issues that we face.Β  We do not ask for an email address or your name.Β  Please help us! 07/29/2019

High school students form β€˜Comets Care’ β€œI matter; you matter; we matter,” is the message some Comets students hope to get across with their newly formed organization, β€œComets Care.”




Special thanks to Ashley Renee Hodge at The Gazette-Virginian for interviewing Comets Care this morning! 07/23/2019

Teen’s Two-Pod A Day Juul Addiction Caused Massive Stroke, Lawsuit Says The stroke required three brain surgeries and left the plaintiff with left side paralysis, speech impairment and a 50% loss of vision from both eyes, the lawsuit alleges.


These girls WON a mini grant!!!!!! They came here on faith, showed up, and showed off! My heart is full πŸ’šπŸ’« great things are coming to Halifax!!! #yadapp


Our last speaker


πŸ’« These girls will move mountains πŸ’« #yadapp


Brooklyn representing πŸ’«HalifaxπŸ’š at #yadapp

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