Nashua Prevention Coalition has been working to prevent and reduce substance use in youth throughout Nashua since 2009.  In 2013, we were awarded a 5-year Drug-Free Communities Grant from the United States Office of National Drug Control Policy, in cooperation with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. We were just awarded another 5 years of funding in 2018 to continue our prevention efforts in Nashua. 

We collaborate with organizations and individuals from the following sectors to enhance our impact:

  1. Youth
  2. Media
  3. Parents
  4. Schools
  5. Businesses
  6. Law Enforcement
  7. State/Local/Tribal Government Agencies
  8. Youth Serving Organizations
  9. Religious/Fraternal Organizations
  10. Healthcare Professionals
  11. Civic/Volunteer Groups
  12. Other Substance Abuse Organizations  

Focus Substances:

  1. Alcohol
  2. Marijuana
  3. Tobacco
  4. Prescription Drugs