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Leading Youth Down the Road to Success

Using dialogue, information and support, counselors and case managers help youth avoid destructive behaviors and make good decisions that will lead to responsible, productive adulthood.

Article 23 Youth Diversion Program
Distance Learning
GED Preparation
Juvenile Hearing Boards
Parenting Wisely
Sports/Recreation Leagues
Strategic Prevention Grants

Partnership for success [PFS]

Working in partnership with the Town of Johnston, Tri-County Community Action Agency and the Johnston Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition were the 2015 recipients of a Strategic Prevention Framework [SPF] grant from the Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals [BHDDH].

Under the terms of the grant, theTown of Johnston is the official government entity accepting the funds, whichare then provided to Tri-County and the Coalition in the form of an annualdisbursement. Tri-County serves as the administrating agency for the grant,overseeing the implementation of the drug abuse program as outlined in thegrant application.

Among the tasks set out in thegrant are:

  • Identifying factors that lead to drug and alcohol use among young people;
  • Developing a strategic plan with community stakeholders;
  • Creating an implementation plan that explains how the funds will be used to reach the target audience; and
  • Evaluating the results of the program.

Call (401) 519-1903 for more information.

Substance Abuse Prevention Coalitions
Summer Youth Employment
Teen Outreach Program (TOP)
Transition to College
Truancy Courts
Youth Responsibility
Youth Success
Wayward Disobedient Program
Tri-Town Community Action Agency  ·  1126 Hartford Avenue, Johnston, RI 02919  ·  P: 401-351-2750  ·  F: 401-351-6611
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