Prevention First is dedicated to highlighting effective programs that prevent substance misuse and/or promote healthy behaviors in Illinois.
We collect and disseminate success stories that:
- Share positive stories that highlight the impact of programs that prevent substance misuse and/or promote healthy behaviors.
- Highlight effective health promotion and prevention practices and strategies
- Assist clients in promoting their success
- Share concrete examples of success that can be replicated by others doing similar work.
All Success Stories that are published by Prevention First highlight success related to a specific area of prevention that may include collaboration and capacity building, overcoming challenges and barriers, infrastructure development, recipient/community impact, or policy adoption and implementation.