This story discusses the challenges faced by Weslaco, Texas School District, whose widespread poverty, drug use, and distance from the Mexican border threatens the safety and success of their...

The legalization of medicinal marijuana in California led more widespread acceptance of the drug use. This raised particular concern of administrators in  North County School district who utilized...

This brief outlines strategies to carry prevention activities from the classroom and into the communities to ensure the community has a positive influence on youth. These strategies focus on...

This story describes how a community in northwestern Ohio, Putnam County Educational Service Center (PCESC), built a coalition that includes law enforcement, juvenile justice, community substance...

This reviews community-based prevention and evidence-based practices and how through training, consultation, and other educational events people can support community-based prevention efforts....

This database gives access to responses collected from various surveys concerned with child and adolescent mental health and functioning and disability. From this site, access survey questionnaires...

This study explores the use of benefit-cost analysis (BCA) for measuring outcomes of social programs that support children, youth, and families. It reviews 39 social programs and the issues...