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:
- Identify community needs.
- Mobilize and build capacity to address needs.
- Develop and conduct prevention strategies.
- Monitor and evaluate results.
- Sustain what works well.
Recent and current strategies and activities include the following examples: