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United Way of Browar d County Commission on Substance Abuse Annual General Meeting Thursday, September 13, 2012. Mission, Vision & Values. Mission: To empower our diverse community to live healthy and drug-free.

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United way of browar d county commission on substance abuse annual general meeting

United Way of Broward County

Commission on Substance Abuse

Annual General Meeting

Thursday, September 13, 2012


United way of browar d county commission on substance abuse annual general meeting

Mission, Vision & Values

  • Mission:To empower our diverse community to live healthy and drug-free.

  • Vision: To be the nation's most influential, respected, and compassionate leader in addressing substance use and abuse issues.

  • Values:

    • Quality/Excellence

    • Collaboration

    • Integrity

    • Inclusion


The year we had 24

The Year We Had…#24!


Needs assessment

Needs Assessment

  • Data & Data Analysis Continues to DRIVE OUR WORK

  • Drug Trends & Tracking Reports

  • Report on RX Drug Nonmedical Misuse in S. FL

  • New Emerging Data Sources

    • Florida Poison Information Centers

    • South Florida Crime Lab data

    • Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (ACHA)

    • “Barefoot” Epidemiology


United way of browar d county commission on substance abuse annual general meeting

  • Capacity

  • Commission’s Board of Governor’s -47 members strong!

  • Task Forces (75 Volunteers)→ S-PATs & SCs

    • Children & Youth

    • Adults

    • Communities

    • Surveillance

    • Media & Marketing

  • Health Care Prevention Think Tank Formed

    • 12 Board of Governors

  • Byrne/JAG Review Committee: 9 Board of Governors + 2


United way of browar d county commission on substance abuse annual general meeting

  • Planning & Implementation Initiative Highlights - Media

  • 2012 Media Campaign Reach

  • 4thAnnual Media Leadership Luncheon June 2012

  • International Media Reach

    • France (Canal +)

    • England (The Guardian)

    • BBC Website

    • Canada (Online The Toronto Star)


United way of browar d county commission on substance abuse annual general meeting

  • Planning & Implementation Initiative Highlights – Events

  • Family Day 2011

    • 2400 Participants /8 Agencies

  • 23rd Annual Youth Leadership Institute - July 2012

    • 80 Students

  • “A-Mazing Choices” Life Skills Maze

  • Recovery and Resiliency Conference – 2011

    • Conference/Celebration – 420 Participants

    • Agencies - 40


Substance abuse prevention program and contract oversight

Substance Abuse Prevention Program and Contract Oversight

  • Oversaw 23 Programs & 17 Community Initiatives

    • Byrne/JAG -11 Agencies = 3,570 youth & adults impacted

    • Partnership for a Healthy & Drug Free Broward -12 Agencies = almost 17,000 youth & adults impacted

    • STOP – “alcohol free youth zones” – 17 zones impacting 1,000 youth & adults


New ongoing partnerships

New/Ongoing Partnerships

  • Florida National Guard – 1st in the State of Florida

  • Nova Southeastern University – 1st Conference & Webinar

  • City of Sunrise

  • City of Pembroke Pines

  • City of Oakland Park

  • Project Bridge Core Team


United way initiatives collaborations

United Way Initiatives & Collaborations

  • VetCorps

    • Partnership with CADCA & National Guard Bureau

    • 1stin Florida

    • Will align with United Way’s “Mission United”

  • Aligning Processes Between CI & Commission

    • ANDAR

    • Program Monitoring Tool


Regional statewide initiatives

Regional/Statewide Initiatives

  • South Florida Coalition Alliance

  • Florida Coalition Alliance

  • Florida Attorney General Office


National international presentations

National/International Presentations

  • Pat Castillo

    • School of Prevention Leadership Program

    • CADCA National Mid-Year Institute

  • Jim Hall

    • Organization of American States to Help Create the Caribbean DEN

    • US State Department and UCLA to Set Up Epidemiology Workgroup in Iraq


Funding we ve received

Funding We’ve Received

  • Partnership for Healthy & Drug Free Broward DCF $1.2 million

  • Partnership for Success $837,000

  • Byrne/JAG – $611,930 (cut 21%)

  • Jim Moran Foundation funded Choose Peace for 2nd year - $188,000

  • STOP - $50,000

  • GIS mapping $30,000

  • App Design for “A-Mazing Choices $28,000


Special guests we ve hosted

Special Guests We’ve Hosted

  • Judge Melanie May, 4th District Court of Appeal

  • Fred Volpe & Mike Muni, SAMHSA/Drug Free Communities

  • Dr. Dennis Embry, PAXIS Institute

  • Dr. Del Elliot, Blue Prints for Violence Prevention

  • Dr. Russ Sabella, FL Gulf Coast University

  • Dick Ogburn, South Florida Regional Planning Council

  • Linda Quick, President, South Florida Hospital Association

  • RegineKanzki, Broward Regional Health Planning Council

  • Evelyn Ullah, Broward County Health Department

  • Dr. Lora L. Brown, & Shannon SayreDir. “The Pain Truth”


Challenges opp s we ve faced

Challenges/Opp’sWe’ve Faced

  • New Emerging Drugs

  • Youth Leadership Training Institute - Funding

  • Byrne/JAG

    • Increased requirements for invoice documentation verification

    • Multiple monitoring requirements from Federal, State and Local

  • Delicate juggle of day-to-day Community Coalition Work with the Administration/Oversight of Community Funding along with United Way Initiatives.


What s ahead

What’s Ahead?

  • Commission will celebrate it’s 25th year, starting in 2013!

  • Managing Entity for Broward

  • RFP process for local Partnership for Healthy and Drug Free Broward

  • Byrne/JAG goes to 3 year funding cycle

  • Increase Use of Technology

  • Coalition Evaluation

  • Role in Behavioral Health Committee

  • Guide & Integrate Substance Abuse Prevention through All Local Funding Streams

  • Build Coalition Sustainability


United way of browar d county commission on substance abuse annual general meeting

What Opportunities Lie Ahead For the Board of Governor’s in 2012-2013?

Continued involved in S-PATs & SCs

Healthcare Prevention (Think Tank) and ACA – Commission’s Future

Managing Entity of Broward County – Advocacy and Participation as this Continues to Develop

“A SOCIETY GROWS GREAT WHEN OLD MEN & WOMEN PLANT TREES WHOSE SHADE THEY KNOW THEY SHALL NEVER SIT IN”


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