Intervention services will be enhanced with a 24-hour hotline and 24-7 crisis teams. Trained hotline operators and crisis team members will apply experience-proven intervention techniques to solve problems.
Performance art will be used to dramatically and effectively publicize the substance abuse prevention message to the community. A troupe of performance artists will perform publicly throughout the community to dramatize the anti-substance abuse message.
We expect that our project will increase students' and community members' knowledge about substance abuse. We expect that ATOD use will decrease. We expect drug overdoses and alcohol-related crimes and accidents to decrease.
The ATOD Commission is funding three of the six staff positions. Funding Request
The grant request is for three staff positions and start-up expenses during project year 1.
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