Get Your Chocolate On!



The weather outside is frightful but our 3rd Annual Hot Cocoa Run/Walk will be DELIGHTFUL! Mark your calendar for Saturday, February 17th, for this fun and frosty event, in cooperation with Dave’s Running Shop.  The race/walk takes place at Olander Park, 6930, West Sylvania, Sylvania. Race Day Registration begins at 7:30 a.m with the race starting at 9:00 a.m. After the race/walk, participants can “get their chocolate on” with piping hot cocoa and light snacks.

Early Bird registration (by Feb. 9th) is $30 and includes a long sleeved t-shirt.  After Feb. 9th registration is $35 and also includes a long sleeved t-shirt but your choice of size isn’t guaranteed.  You can also register on race day but a t-shirt isn’t guaranteed.

Prizes will be awarded in 9 different age categories from 12 & under to 70 & older for males and females. Racers can take advantage of early race packet pick up at Dave’s Running Shop, 5700 Monroe Street, Sylvania on Friday, February 16th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Registration is available online or by mail. Funds raised will support SCAT’s mission to prevent drug and alcohol use among our youth and provide resources for parental and community involvement in the challenges facing today’s kids.

For more information contact the SCAT office 419-824-8588 or

Let us hear your voice – it makes a difference! Take the brief 10 minute SCAT  Parent/Community Survey for all adults with and without children.

All responses are 100% anonymous. Your responses will help SCAT plan their prevention programs and strategies in our community.

You will have the opportunity to enter a drawing for a $50 Visa Gift Card at the end of the survey. Click on the link to take the survey:


7th & 8th Graders – Join the Jr. SCAT Crew!

jr scat crew photo 2014If you’re in 7th or 8th grade, join other kids your age for monthly meetings and FUN events that will allow you to grow and become an active member of the community.

You’ll have a great time while you strengthen your values, develop leadership skills, and enjoy team building with your peers.  You’ll learn more about yourself and your friends through skits, discussions, improv and more!  You’ll also have the opportunity to take part in community service projects,work with the Sr. SCAT Crew, and enjoy a giant party with other Jr. SCAT Crews.  For a schedule of meetings for Arbor Hills, McCord, or Timberstone click on your school name.

We know how hard it is to talk to your kids about drugs.  Where do you start?  How do you do it?  What the heck do you say?  Guess what?  It’s not so much about talking as it is about listening.  Check out this quick little video for tips on tackling the subject.start talking art



Your support is always welcome, every day of the year. You can give at any time through our website or by mailing a check to SCAT, 4747 N. Holland-Sylvania Road, Sylvania, OH 43560.





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