We generate local solutions for local problems.
With the support of community partners, coalition members move data-driven prevention strategies from vision to practice. We focus on preventing youth from using marijuana and alcohol, the two substances with the highest prevalence among Oregon City youth. Preventing vaping and misuse of prescription drugs is also part of our work.
We work with the community to:
Recent and current strategies and activities include the following examples:
Strategy: Generate awareness and education for parents, youth, teens and community members.
Strategy: Support parents because they are the best anti-drug.
Strategy: Reduce youth access to drugs and alcohol.
Build capacity and leadership.