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Substance Abuse Prevention - Services

Community Prevention 
                  ProgramThe Substance Abuse Prevention Program works with a number of schools and community based organizations to ensure effective prevention strategies are being implemented in Whatcom County.  In addition to ongoing prevention programming that is being conducted, the Substance Abuse Prevention Program also provides:

  • Coordination of activities around national alcohol and other drug awareness events
  • An information resource center
  • Community trainings
  • Ongoing community needs assessment every two years
  • Funding to local community programs to support prevention efforts
  • Technical assistance to subcontractors
  • Plus much more

Information regarding substance abuse prevention services conducted through contracts with Whatcom County can be obtained from the Program Specialist for Substance Abuse Prevention.

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