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KEEPING OUR YOUTH

DRUG & ALCOHOL FREE

 
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WHO 

Here at South Lyon Community Coalition, SLCC, we believe in the saying "it takes a village."  Working collaboratively with other community coalitions, local police, businesses, community leaders, residents and the S. Lyon school district we are determined to make a a positive impact on our youth. The core of our efforts is to bring programs that help our youth make healthy life choices that prevent drug and alcohol use.

 
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WHAT

What SLCC brings to the community is opportunities to educate, promote and instill.

  • appropriate substance education for elementary, middle and high schools

  • substance education for parents

  • positive social norms

  • alcohol and tobacco education to retailers to ensure have appropriate signage legal restrictions on selling 

  • safe and accessible ways to dispose of unused prescription drugs

  • community training in Narcan administration to prevent overdose deaths

  • law enforcement and court partnerships to discourage youth use of substances

  • mental health care resources and good mental health habits for youth

  • Collaboration with Alliance of Coalitions for Healthy Communities (ACHC) and its 20 Oakland County coalitions to continuously provide programs to enrich the community

 
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WHERE

The coalition and its members serve the South Lyon Community School District and residents of Lyon Township, New Hudson and South Lyon.

 
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WHY

From substance availability to peer pressure being a teen in today's world can be overwhelming. Together with the support of our programs and resources SLCC encourages kids to chose a healthy path by making healthy decisions whether that be discouraging drug and alcohol use or other negative lifestyles.

 
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HOW

Whether you are a student, parent, business owner or resident we welcome you to join us accomplish our mission. Please reach out to us.  

SLCC wants to hear from you!

  • ask a question

  • request a resource

  • volunteer

Federal, state and/or county funding has been provided through OAKLAND COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH NETWORK-SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER SERVICES to support the project costs,

 
 

CONTACT SOUTH LYON COMMUNITY COALITION

PO Box 185
New Hudson MI 48165

586-242-9991

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