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homeblurb_programs.jpg We believe community prevention dollars are best spent when we can match tested programs that we know will address the particular risks that are elevated and the protective factors that are low for our community’s youth. We support delivery of these proven strategies with a close eye on both quality of delivery and evidence of effectiveness.

Get involved today.

homeblurb_involved.jpg YOU can help us create lasting community change by gettting involved. There are many different ways you can promote healthy youth development in our community. Start today by exploring our site to learn more!


Raising healthy kids is easier than healing broken adults.

Adolescent substance abuse, violence, delinquency, school dropout, and teenage pregnancy can be prevented.

Every kid deserves a chance to grow up healthy, happy, and productive.

Please support the work of our community prevention coalition with a donation to our spring appeal today.

(Just click that donate button to the right!)

Thank you!

10 years ago… Our community united behind a plan to keep our kids safe, healthy, and making smart choices.

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The work is paying off in reduced problem adolescent behaviors. Click to see 2004 vs. 2014 rates.

Alcohol use
Marijuana use
Shoplifting
Vandalism
School suspensions
Violence

Please DONATE today.
Let’s keep up the good work for another 10 years!

 

Did you know...

People who threaten suicide are NOT merely seeking attention and / or trying to manipulate others.  All suicide threats must be taken seriously.  This behavior may be a sign of depression and professional help is needed.  While it may, in fact, be a manipulative act, it’s one that can end in death.  It is a cry for help.

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