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Monument Youth Drug & Alcohol Coalition in Concord, CA.

What is a coalition?
A group of community members who work together to solve the community's problems and guide the community's future.

What do coalitions do?

  • Change community conditions
  • Use multiple strategies across multiple sectors of the community
  • Affect the entire social environment
  • Develop a broad base of support and teamwork
  • Bring results that are long lasting

When you join MYDAC you will help to:

1. Influence and develop public policy to address youth access to and misuse of drugs.

2. Empower your community by raising awareness about the harms of underage drug use.

3. Build and maintain a healthy community by supporting preventative and wellness services as well as environmental safety.

Visit us on Facebook: Monument Youth Drug & Alcohol Coalition @MYDACoalition

Express interest to Coalition Coordinator: Jstewart@BACR.org

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About Bay area community resources

Location:

11175 San Pablo, El Cerrito, CA 94530, US

Mission Statement

Monument Youth Drug & Alcohol Coalition (MYDAC) works to reduce youth alcohol and other drug use in Concord & prevent substance use related issues by working toward community education and engagement, policy change and advocacy.

Description

Do you have a passion for building safety and health in your neighborhood? Become a force for positive change in the health of your community.

We are seeking Concord residents who want to make a difference by working together to address underage drug and alcohol use. MYDAC strives to reflect the community that we serve by working with youth, parents, educators, faith-based organizations, local businesses, policy makers, and law enforcement. MYDAC members provide a voice in selecting the best prevention strategies to help their communities reduce substance abuse. MYDAC meetings are open to community members to learn more about public policy, local government, community education, and substance-use prevention.

When you join MYDAC you will help to:

  1. Influence and develop public policy to address youth access to and misuse of drugs.
  2. Empower your community by raising awareness about the harms of underage drug use.
  3. Build and maintain a healthy community by supporting preventative and wellness services as well as environmental safety.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1266 San Carlos AvenueConcord, CA 94518

SKILLS

  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Youth Services
  • Child Development
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Networking
  • Public Speaking

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • We work with your schedule.

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