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Community Wellness

Promotes and encourages wellness by increasing protective factors and decreasing risk factors through community collaboration and strategies.
  • SYNAR works to reduce tobacco sales to underage youth by educating merchants about the consequences of selling to minors. (2017 Annual SYNAR Report)
  • SPF-SIG (Strategic Prevention Framework-State Incentive Grant) works to reduce alcohol-related traffic accidents and deaths among 18-25 year olds.
  • Community Coalitions, through partnerships with community sectors, work to prevent and reduce substance abuse by addressing community norms.
  • Lead & Seed is a youth empowered, environmental approach that works to prevent and reduce alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use in communities across the Commonwealth.
Please see the new Lead and Seed trainers are below:

Lead and seed trainers