Drug Free Communities (DFC)

Mission
Reduce alcohol and marijuana use among youth in Garden Grove. Goals and objectives:
Establish and strengthen collaboration among communities, private nonprofit agencies, Federal, State, and local and tribal governments to support the efforts of community coalitions to prevent and reduce substance abuse among youth.

Reduce substance abuse among youth and, over time, among adults by addressing the factors in a community that increase the risk while promoting those that minimize them.

Target Populations
  • 12-17 year-olds in Garden Grove
Services
We offer drug prevention resources, networking opportunities, and educational presentations to parents and community stakeholders in Garden Grove.

Cities where we are working and providing services:
  • Garden Grove
Contact Information

Joyce Gore
Assistant Director
(949) 757-1096 x280

David Paddison
Health Educator
(949) 757-1096 x275