The Chaffee County Youth Alliance is a our local approach to a national framework known as Communities that Care (CTC). CTC is a community collaboration approach to prevent youth problem behaviors. Using research-based tools and data based decision making the CTC approach guides communities to effectively address the specific issues facing youth. The Chaffee County Youth Alliance is in year two of a four year process and have identified priority areas based on local data. The Chaffee County Youth Alliance is currently mapping out resources to meet these risks and will soon be moving on to the next phase of identifying gaps in resources. To learn more about CTC.
Chaffee Counties Identified Risks based on local data
Early onset of substance use
Parental favorable view of substances
Youth ease of access to substances
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