Taos County youth will live in a community that is safe, secure and drug free.
Taos Alive Coalition unites the community to plan and implement strategies that prevent and reduce substance use and its consequences among Taos County youth.
The Taos Alive Coalition will work to achieve the following goals in alignment with Drug-Free Communities (DFC):1. Increase community collaboration in Taos County 2. Reduce substance abuse in Taos County.
Taos Alive Coalition is a community-based coalition whose main goal is to reduce substance abuse among Taos County youth through environmental strategies and coalition work. Taos Alive is funded by a Drug-Free Communities Grant under the Office of National Drug Control Policy (DFC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA). Taos Alive received its first year of funding to provide support in Taos County in October of 2010.