Awareness inspires action
Prevention Works builds stronger communities by providing comprehensive health education services to youth and families. We educate area youth on the dangers of drugs, alcohol, and violence. Our programs are proven to be effective tools in the development of youth.
Action engages community
Prevention Works prides itself on our core values - prevention of high risk behaviors, youth and family empowerment, health promotion through education, community resource collaboration, stewardship, and proven programmatic excellence. Prevention Works, Inc. reaches over 8,000 youth and families annually with research-based health education programming designed to assist community members with positive decision making in regard to health and social issues.
Communities engage change
Prevention Works currently develops and delivers research-based prevention education programs that encourage young people and families to make wise decisions and live healthy lives. Major programs address substance abuse prevention, sexual health prevention, violence prevention, traditional and cyber bullying, family life skills, parenting, and adolescent health. Prevention Works programs are designed to be both engaging and educational. Programs provide information through the use of experiential learning activities, team building, role plays, group discussion, goal setting, and behavior modification strategies.