With integrity and determination we, the citizens of Yavapai County, commit to working in partnership to build healthier communities by striving to eliminate substance abuse and its effects.
INFLUENCE PUBLIC OPINION AND POLICY
Implement a comprehensive plan that includes a media campaign, promotional marketing, a Speaker’s Bureau, educational programs and various community activities to raise awareness and to advocate for positive changes in substance abuse issues and public policies.
INCREASE THE CAPACITY TO INTERVENE AND TREAT
Provide educational resources for treatment professionals, strengthening treatment options and promoting prevention programs.
ADDRESS ISSUE OF UNDERAGE DRINKING IN YAVAPAI COUNTY
Develop a public awareness campaign to educate the community about the problem of underage drinking and develop strategies that produce change.
The MATFORCE CoalitionThe Coalition consists of a Board of Directors, the Prescott Area Steering Committee, the Verde Area Steering Committee and various Work Groups, volunteers and supporters who work to accomplish the MATFORCE Goal Statements.Providing our communty with Tips and Trends on Substance Abuse in Yavapai County and beyond.
Web Site http://www.matforce.org
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What you should Know About Underage Drinking
Marijuana Use and Effects on Learning
Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic
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