POMPTON LAKES PREVENTION COALITION
Mission: The Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition's mission is to assess the needs of Pompton Lakes in order to enhance collaboration and coordinate individual and environmentally focused prevention efforts that foster a drug free lifestyle and create a healthy community.
Vision: Our Vision is by 2019, the Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition will create prevention prepared communities through a collaborative effort to reduce underage drinking, marijuana use, the misuse of opioids and prescription drugs, heroin use and new and emerging drugs across the lifespan.
The Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition focuses on underage drinking prevention in our community. The programs we help to coordinate are:
Extended Day Programs featuring 15 school clubs
Game of Life
Change Agents Youth Task Force
Courageous Conversations: Community Awareness Forums
Sticker Shock Underage Drinking Campaign
Professional Development Trainings
TIPs Beverage Server Training
To find out more or to join the Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition, please contact Erin Brady at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-273-0602.
The Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition meets on the fourth Thursday of every month from
August to June.
Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition Members:
Michael Serra/ Local Governmental Agency,(Mayor)
Jonathan Williams/Law Enforcement (Police)
Jake Herinko/School (Principal/Superintendent Designee)
Elizabeth Brandsness - Media (Borough Clerk)
Karen Murphy/Youth Service Organization (Coordinator Youth-Teen Center)
Clarissa Abaella/Youth (Chairperson Youth Task Force)
Barbara Murphy/Civic - Volunteer Group ( Recreation Department)
John Soojian/Business (President Business Improvement District)
Father Joe Juracek/Religious Group (Clergy St.Mary's)
Sherrine Schuldt/Organization - Reducing Substance Abuse (Prevention Coalition) (W.P. University)
Eileen Horn/Parent (Member Board of Education)
Kathleen Cole/Health Care Professional (Professional Nurse-Health Administrator)
To find how alcohol consumption affects your "BAC" Blood Alcohol Content, use the link below.
The Pompton Lakes Prevention Coalition sponsors many programs throughout the year, such as this reminder to students.