The Copper Corridor Community Substance Abuse Coalition recently reported the results of a survey of community members to help them focus their efforts. The surveys took responses from Adult and Youth community members in the Globe and Superior area in March and April of 2019. Arizona Youth Partnership Coalition Coordinator Bridget Penate was excited to see the results of the survey to focus the work of the Coalition on items…Read More
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Utterback Middle Girls PE classes are participating in the 32 week Wyman Teen Outreach Program (TOP Club) As part of a lesson on bullying prevention, approximately 75 students created their own posters to hang around the campus. The object of the posters was to be a friendly reminder that their school is a No Bully Zone! I'm glad we are talking about bullying this year! 12 year old participantRead More
Mary Ann Fout (L), and Afton Foutz-Imtiaz (R) Meet Afton Foutz-Imtaiz! Afton is the 300th person in Pima County to be certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid. The training, which was hosted by the Marana Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, marks the end of Arizona Youth Partnership's first year of Mental Health Awareness Training funded by a grant from the Substance Abuse and…Read More
The Ajo SAPE (Substance Abuse Prevention & Education) is hosting the Ajo Copper Boxing Club. This FREE program takes place every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 5-6 pm at the Arizona Youth Partnerhip, SAPE office at 400 Vanada Ave in Ajo. Ajo teens participate in Ajo Copper Boxing Club The SAPE Coalition is made up of members who represent a wide range of community sectors including: business, media, law enforcement,…Read More