Focus on Prevention-The Science Behind the Work
Ever wonder about the prevention framework and science behind coalition building and community prevention work? This SAMHSA publication does a good job of providing an easy to read overview. Much of DanversCARES work is designed around this approach to comprehensive, sustainable, community prevention.
Here’s a list of Behavioral Health Risk and Protective Factors. Addressing some of these that are of most importance to Danvers youth and families is central to our work.
Here’s a slightly older, but comprehensive overview of effective substance use prevention.