Connection is the Best Prevention

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Rural Prevention Toolkit

Access tools created for rural, by rural. Current toolkit elements include a stock photo library of culturally appropriate images for campaigns, and a gallery of success stories sharing insights on how to adapt prevention strategies for rural conditions.

Prevent Coalition Podcast

Prevent Podcast New Episode

Washington Map of Coalitions

Find a community organization near you looking to address youth substance misuse. Collaborative with coalitions working towards your cause. 

Find Your Good

Coalitions and Community Organizations can access the free campaign toolkit online. Promote healthy coping skills and positive alternatives to substance use with this online social media toolkit.

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CADCA Coalition of Excellence
CADCA Coalition of Excellence

We received the 2021 Coalition of Excellence Award presented by CADCA’s Got Outcomes program. This honor recognizes coalitions that achieve measurable success in community-level substance misuse related outcomes by implementing a comprehensive and feasible plan guided by local data.

We received the 2021 Blue Ribbon recognition presented by CADCA’s Got Outcomes program. This credential is awarded to high performing coalitions who do an exceptional job creating a foundation for their work, and developing comprehensive plans. 

About Prevent Coalition

Prevent is a youth substance abuse prevention coalition working for healthy, thriving, and substance-free communities in Clark, Klickitat and Skamania counties. Prevent implements initiatives for rural communities across Washington State.

Prevent has been connecting and supporting communities since 2003. Efforts are funded by state and federal grants, made possible by volunteers like you.

Dispose Meds Safely

Unwanted medications can be disposed of year-round at several collection sites across Clark County.
Drug Take Back Event

Events & Training

Nov
29
Tue
2:00 pm Rural Network Monthly Meeting @ Online Conference Call
Rural Network Monthly Meeting @ Online Conference Call
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This is an open meeting for rural community members and volunteers to engage in prevention and education work, connect, and support one another. Link to join meeting and agenda emailed out the day prior. For[...]
Dec
7
Wed
1:00 pm Rural Network Office Hours
Rural Network Office Hours
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Please contact preventcoalition@esd112.org to register.
3:00 pm Rural Steering Committee @ Online Conference Call
Rural Steering Committee @ Online Conference Call
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Online conference call monthly for guiding leaders of the Rural Network.
5:30 pm Use Your Voice Training Day 1 @ ESD 112 / Hybrid Option
Use Your Voice Training Day 1 @ ESD 112 / Hybrid Option
Dec 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Save the date! More details coming soon. This is a two day hybrid event, occurring on Wednesday December 7 and Thursday December 8 both from 5:30-7:30 p.m. There is an in-person option to attend as[...]
Dec
8
Thu
5:30 pm La Center United Coalition Meeting @ La Center K-8 Library
La Center United Coalition Meeting @ La Center K-8 Library
Dec 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Second Thursday of every month from 5:30-6:30pm.
5:30 pm Use Your Voice Training Day 2 @ ESD 112 / Hybrid Option
Use Your Voice Training Day 2 @ ESD 112 / Hybrid Option
Dec 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Save the date! More details coming soon. This is a two day hybrid event, occurring on Wednesday December 7 and Thursday December 8 both from 5:30-7:30 p.m. There is an in-person option to attend as[...]