An interactive program to prevent alcohol, drug and tobacco use, violence, and premature sexual activity among middle school youth. The All Stars program focuses on five strategies that research says will decrease young people's chances of being involved in these behaviors.
Technical assistance and resources for community coalitions in developing an organizational framework that involves individuals, groups and organizations working together to build strengths and reduce risks in their communities. People learn how to assess and prioritize needs and create positive changes within the community.
- Illegal Drugs
- Prescription Medications
- Over-the-Counter Medications
- Skill building
- Training of middle school and high school youth in communication skills and conflict management. Participants learn to communicate more effectively with their peers, friends, and family with emphasis on being a better listener. Strategies are taught with a hands-on approach, along with discussion of topics of concern chosen by the youth themselves.