The Hamtramck Drug Free Community Coalition (HDFCC) was founded by the Piast Institute in 2007 in response to rising rates of substance abuse among Hamtramck youth. The coalition has grown since then to include many active community leaders from all areas of our city. These stakeholders help the coalition to host numerous exciting events for youth in Hamtramck, including the annual Hamtramck Health Hike, pre-prom events, speakers on substance abuse issues, and other signature programs.
Karen Bergbower & Associates, PC (KBA) is a prevention, assessment, counseling, and consulting group based in Brighton, Michigan. KBA provides counseling for mental health, substance use, and other life issues, including trauma. In addition to providing services at our office in Brighton, KBA provides prevention services in Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, and Washtenaw counties. KBA strives to implement the most effective and researched model programs available to decrease youth substance use and related consequences.
In 2017 a group of engaged government officials, members of the medical community, law enforcement, and local residents initiated the Leelanau County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition. OUR VISION: Leelanau County is a healthy, safe, and knowledgeable community OUR MISSION: To prevent and reduce substance misuse and prioritize behavioral health through community engagement, research, and education.
CARE is a non-profit substance misuse prevention and treatment agency in Macomb County.
The Michigan Poison & Drug Information Center is the only nationally accredited poison control center serving all residents in the state of Michigan. Specialists in Poison Information can be reached around the clock and every day of the year by calling 1-800-222-1222. Board-certified clinical toxicologists are available to consult with healthcare providers caring for poisoned patients who are being cared for in medical facilities in Michigan. Community education outreach services and resources are available by request on our website or by calling the Poison Helpline.
We are a community mental health agency covering Manistee and Benzie Counties. We offer children’s services as well as school based prevention programming
Joel Hoepfner has worked in the behavioral health field for over 18 years & beyond his supervisory role at CMHA-CEI as Prevention & Outreach Coordinator, he is a contracted training consultant for MDHHS & Prevention Network providing a variety of annual trainings to the behavioral health workforce. Joel has a long history of providing leadership, direction, & individualized technical assistance along with state, community & agency wide trainings, workshops, & webinars on a multitude of topics for diverse audiences.
The Director of Research, Evaluation, and Leadership Development for The Institute for Leadership and Service at the University of Detroit Mercy provides community engaged research, evaluation, and technical assistance. Dr. Zimmerman-Oster specializes in “Leadership Development Across the Lifespan” and assessment and evaluation of community coalitions and prevention and early intervention programs.
Drug Free Muskegon County works to reduce substance abuse by acting as an organizing body for over 50 community organizations such as schools, health care providers, law enforcement, government organizations, and civic leaders, as well as business and youth. Our dynamic data-driven approach to identifying issues and developing initiatives to prevent drug abuse in Muskegon County is nationally recognized.