The coalition consists of members from twelve of the sectors of community coalitions. Our current members represent at least one of the following sectors:
Youth Serving Organizations
Law Enforcement Agencies
Religious or Fraternal Organizations
Civic and Volunteer Groups
State, Local or Tribal Government Agencies
Other Organizations Involved with Reducing Substance Abuse
Delaware Prevention Coalition meetings consist of members of the local community working together to address issues and concerns in their community, as well as strategizing implementation of resources.
Youth Prevention Frontliner Groups (ages 13-17)
DPC aims to enable youth to learn about the perils of underage drinking, marijuana use and other dangerous substances and behaviors; develop self-esteem, leadership, employment, planning, decision-making and resistance skills
One of the major goals of Delaware Prevention Coalition is to increase parental involvement and parental awareness of prevention information. This is implemented through workshops and environmental approaches.