New York State Police and
Cuba Police Department
work with BOCES Media Technology class
to develop display boards, logos, and other
media projects to help increase awarenes
of youth alcohol and drug use and abuse.
Committee-Task force that helps to
decrease the availability of alcohol to youth
thru alcohol free community events, Best
practices for Sales of Alcohol at community
Festivals, policy and regulation change.
Blizzard Buster WinterFest--Community
event that collaborates with the Bolivar
Trailblazer Snowmobile Club to provide
alcohol free winter activities. In addition,
special projects that help to increase
community attachment for youth.
School Nurse Network of Allegany
County (SNNAC)-A collaborative effort with
Allegany County school nurses to provide
an increase awareness of drug and alcohol
abuse among youth within their local
schools and communities.
Training for Intervention Procedures
(TIPs)-Certified responsible beverage
service training. CLICK HERE FOR INFO
Hairdressers Alliance for Youth- A
coordinated effort and partnership to help
decrease the risk for underage drinking
during prom and graduation season.
Reality Check-a youth-led initiative about
awareness of tobacco advertising targeting
youth. Youth advocate for tobacco policy
Underage Drinking Deterence
Initiative-Coalition collaborates with NYS
Police and Cuba Police with media support
to create a deterence to drugged and
drunk driving. Compliance Checks,
Sobriety Checkpoints and Saturation
Patrols are a few examples.
Funded by Appalachian Regional Commission
Comprehensive Adolescent Pregnancy
Prevention (CAPP)-A multi-agency
collaborative initiative that helps to reduce
adolescent pregnancy and provides
services to young mothers and fathers.
Teen Advisory Board--Youth led
community service initiative that increases
awareness of alcohol and drug use,
encourages healthy choices, and provides
leadership opportunities for at-risk youth.
Pill Drop--Highly collaborative initiative that
provides coordinated safe disposal of
prescription and over-the-counter drugs to
reduce availability of illegal sales on the
streets and within the schools.
WILDERNESS & FAST
VISUAL SOCIOLOGY GIS
"God, Baseball, Wilderness, &
Fastcars"- A visual sociology project to
utilize GIS mapping of spaces & places for
youth, taking a deeper look into our area's
A collaborative project led by the Rural Justice Institute
of Alfred University
Family MATTERS-A multi-agency special
task force, led by Kinship Family & Youth
Services, is working addressing the lack of
supervision and rules and educating
parents on taking the next steps to ensure
communication, build expectations, and
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