ADOLESCENT PREVENTION/ INTERVENTION GROUPS

PREVENTION MISSION

TO PROACTIVELY PREVENT DESTRUCTIVE BEHAVIORS BY PROMOTING HEALTH AND WELLNESS THROUGH PREVENTIVE INTERVENTIONS.
 

STRATEGIES

  • PROMOTE DRUG-FREE ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUTH
  • FACILITATE EVIDENCE BASED ''BEST PRACTICE'' CURRICULA TO YOUTH AND FAMILIES
  • PROVIDE SUBSTANCE ABUSE INFORMATION TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC VIA- MEDIA, BROCHURES, HEALTH FAIRS, SPEAKERS BUREAU
  • IDENTIFY INDIVIDUALS WHO MAY BE EXPERIENCING SUBSTANCE ABUSE ISSUES AND REFER TO THE APPROPRIATE RESOURCE
  • PROMOTE AND PARTICIPATE IN COMMUNITY BASED COLLABORATION AND NETWORKING AROUND A VARIETY OF ISSUES AND
  • ASSIST IN THE FORMULATION OF NORMS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES THAT IMPACT ATTITUDES AND STANDARDS
    WITHIN THE COMMUNITY AT LARGE

MODEL

WE USE “THE STRATEGIC PREVENTION FRAMEWORK” (SPF) AS OUR FOUNDATION TO OBTAIN DESIRED OUTCOMES.  THE ILLUSTRATION BELOW ILLUSTRATES THAT FRAMEWORK.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT OUR PREVENTION SERVICES AND HOW WE CAN MEET YOUR PREVENTION NEEDS PLEASE CONTACT THE PREVENTION DIRECTOR AT THE NUMBER BELOW.

  

CONTACT

DERRICK HARRIS
DIRECTOR OF PREVENTION SERVICES
704-923-5539