MCCA’s Prevention Program is an educational service to enhance the well being of all families, not just those at high risk of substance use with an emphasis on underage drinking and drugging. MCCA is proud to be partnering with Stand Together Make a Difference, the designated Local Prevention Council for Danbury.
Community Outreach & Education
Provides consultation and collaboration with other agencies, schools, churches, & community centers.
- Multi-agency coordination and collaboration
- Prevention assessments and referrals
- Health promotion and health fairs
- School and other speaking engagements
- Distributing materials on substance abuse education
The goal of MCCA’s Prevention Program is to educate the public toward a healthier, more positive lifestyle, and to make constructive life choices.
Age of drinking onset in Danbury is about 13 years old. When drinking is delayed until age 21, the risk of serious alcohol problems is decreased by 70%.
Asking for help is the first step.
MCCA is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c) 3 non-profit community-based organization.
38 Old Ridgebury Rd, Danbury, CT 06810