Engaging, Developing and Sustaining Youth Involvement in Coalition Work
The creation of healthy and drug free communities is dependent on the engagement of its key stakeholders and community residents. Youth are integral sectors in our communities that are both, members of the targeted population for prevention and key stakeholders. This workshop will offer attendees information about the importance of engaging youth to be part of the solution.
1) Identify effective strategies to engage youth in coalition work
2) Identify strategies to actively retain youth in coalition work
3) Identify strategies to reward youth for their contribution to the coalition