Chestnut Health Systems' prevention programs provide community based education and training programs to all age groups. Prevention is everyone's business.

Whether you are a student, parent, educator, health professional, civic leader, business person, or concerned citizen, you can play a role in prevention.

If you would like to become involved in a community coalition working to decrease substance use by youth, please contact the group working in your community.


Madison County

Team 10 Drug Free Coalition

Since 2005, the Team 10 Coalition has served the communities of Collinsville, Maryville, Caseyville, Fairmont City, and the unincorporated communities served by the Collinsville Unit 10 School District. Team 10’s vision is a “healthy safe and drug free community for everyone”.
  

Website: www.team10coalition.com
Email: team10coalition@gmail.com


Madison/Venice Take Action Coalition 

The Madison/Venice Take Action Coalition serves the communities of Madison, Venice, and Granite City. Their mission is “families and neighbors working together for healthy, safe communities”.


Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention

The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP) was founded in 2009 and serves the communities of Edwardsville, Glen Carbon, Hamel, Worden, Dorsey, Midway, and Prairietown. ASAP’s vision is “a community free of the detrimental effects created by the use of alcohol and other substances in our youth”. 
  

Website:  www.asapcoalition.org
Facebook: facebook.com/asapcoalition
Email:  coalitionasap@gmail.com  


Drug Free Alton

Drug Free Alton (DFAwas founded in 2005 and serves the communities of Alton, Godfrey, Cottage Hills, and Brighton.  DFA’s mission is “to reduce alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use in Alton/Godfrey, particularly among youth”.

Website:  www.drugfreealton.com
Email:  info@drugfreealton.com  

 

St. Clair County

Teen PregnancyPrevention Coalition

The Teen Health and Prevention Coalition is a coalition formed to engage community members to work on issues related to sexuality and the prevention of teen pregnancy. The mission of the group is “to reduce sexually transmitted diseases and teen pregnancy through sexual education and awareness with the help of community stakeholders and parental involvement”. The coalition serves the communities of Brooklyn, Centreville, Fairmont City, Madison, and Venice.

Email:  jobeius@chestnut.org