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.

 Annual Synar Report for review in compliance with the grant application process requirements for federal funding of substance abuse prevention and treatment.

*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.