Alliance for substance abuse prevention coalition l.jpg
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 12

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 65 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition. Manitowoc County, Wisconsin Where we were, are and going. History. 2004 ASAP was formed 2005 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) conducted 2005 High School Youth Summit 2006 Jr. High Youth Summit 2007 2 nd YRBS Conducted

Download Presentation

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Alliance for substance abuse prevention coalition l.jpg

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition

Manitowoc County, Wisconsin

Where we were, are and going.


History l.jpg

History

  • 2004 ASAP was formed

  • 2005 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) conducted

  • 2005 High School Youth Summit

  • 2006 Jr. High Youth Summit

  • 2007 2nd YRBS Conducted

  • 2008 Awarded to be a part of the National Leadership Institute (NIL)

  • 2008 Drug Free Communities Grant received

  • 2009 3rd YRBS Conducted

  • 2009 Completed NIL


Community outreach and education l.jpg

Community Outreach and Education


Community outreach and education4 l.jpg

Community Outreach and Education

  • Kick Off Breakfast

    • More than 100 in attendance of multiple sectors (Schools, Law Enforcement, Community Leaders, Elected Officials – including media coverage)

    • Presentations by youth, health care professionals, law enforcement, and federal grant project officer.

    • Goal was to create awareness and support of grant objectives.


Community outreach and education5 l.jpg

Community Outreach and Education

  • Town Hall Meetings

    • All meetings included:

      • Light refreshments/Child care

      • Local youth risk behavior statistics

      • Local resources available to address risk behaviors

      • Local laws surrounding alcohol use

      • Call to action and opportunities for committment

    • Topics included:

      • Illegal drug recognition and abuse

      • How to talk to your kids about the tough issues

      • Parents Who Host/Social Host Laws

      • Athletes and effect of substance abuse on performance

      • Prescription drugs and abuse by our youth


Life of an athlete l.jpg

Life of an Athlete

Provided by John Underwood


Life of an athlete7 l.jpg

Life of an Athlete

  • Identified concern of athletes use of drugs and alcohol

  • Had John Underwood present to:

    • Athletes

    • Athletic Directors

    • Coaches

    • Parents

    • Concerned Community Members


Life of an athlete8 l.jpg

Life of an Athlete

  • 5 county leaders attended Underwood training

  • Putting the plan into action

    • Meeting of 5 trained leaders and other core decision makers

    • Presentation to all county Superintendents

    • Need to determine alcohol assessment process and providers

    • 1 day county wide coach/athletic directors training

    • 2 day state training for coalition and school members

    • Underwood will present to state Athletic Directors Association in November


Accessing alcohol within the community l.jpg

Accessing Alcohol within the Community


Accessing alcohol l.jpg

Accessing Alcohol

  • Parents Who Host Lose the Most

    • Yard signs

    • Media campaign

    • Informational campaign

  • Social Host Ordinances

    • County Wide Consistency

    • Identify Key Stake-holders

  • Compliance Checks/Party Patrols

    • Prom

    • Graduation


Slide12 l.jpg

We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

- Franklin D. Roosevelt


  • Login