Strategies and Programs

Learn more about some of our current strategies and programs.
As a coalition, all of our work is in partnership with many other local agencies that are also committed to the work of addressing youth substance abuse.

Safe Prom Contract

Safe Prom Contract

Addressing Underage Alcohol USE

  • Parent Education Programs

  • Addressing local policy:

    • Updating local alcohol by-laws

  • Working with SHS to update substance abuse prevention curricula

  • Safe prom contract

  • S-BIRT screenings for all 8th and 10th grade students

  • Social norms messages (big media campaign coming soon)

  • Partner in SAPC (MA Substance Abuse Prevention Collaborative) upcoming media campaign on social host liability

 
 
 
One JUUL cartridge = 20 cigarettes

One JUUL cartridge = 20 cigarettes

Parent Education with the Stoughton Police Department

Parent Education with the Stoughton Police Department

Addressing Underage Marijuana Use

  • Parent Education Programs

  • Addressing local policy:

    • Preventing retail sales of marijuana in Stoughton

    • Appropriate zoning for medical marijuana dispensaries

    • Updating public consumption by-laws

  • Working with SHS to update substance abuse prevention curricula

  • Social norms messages (big media campaign coming soon)

  • S-BIRT screenings for all 8th and 10th grade students

 
 
 
Stoughton Conversations Project

Stoughton Conversations Project

Other Key Strategies

  • Youth Health Survey (every other year) for every 6-12 grade student

  • Providing prevention trainings for Stoughton organizations

  • U-Knighted for a Healthy Stoughton cable show on SMAC

  • Stoughton Conversations Project to build local leadership capacity

  • Presenting local youth data to School Committee, OMS and SHS administrations, BOS and others

  • CAPP playground renovation - collaborated to design a healthier playground and park for everyone

Bi-Annual Drug Take Back Events

Bi-Annual Drug Take Back Events

Addressing Prescription drug Misuse