Tobacco Education Program
Before the pandemic, PRO Youth was working with James Rutter middle school students on tobacco awareness advocacy. Through these social media posts they hope to be able to bring to awareness on the affects of tobacco for all youth.
Partnership with Sacramento County Coalition for Youth and #FutureForward
In states where marijuana is legal, in comparison with other states, youth show a 25% higher use of marijuana by their senior year of high school (Monitoring the Future, 2017).
Call to Action: Town Hall
Town Halls are held across Sacramento County and offer an opportunity to learn about current marijuana trends and its effect. Community members can learn from expert panelists and have open discussions around the legalization of marijuana.
Town Halls are interactive, discussion based and give community members the chance to speak openly about the trends they are seeing in their communities.
For more information contact Windy Ly: email@example.com
Youth Led Alcohol Prevention Campaigns
Youth in six Sacramento County schools lead alcohol prevention campaigns on their campus. These schools use their voice to create a campaign that changes the social norms on their campus
Schools that participate in alcohol prevention
Over the years our students have created a variety of campaigns and have taken the opportunity to change the perception of drinking on their campus. Did you know that: