About us

Building a healthy, safe, resilient and drug-free community…

The Butler Co. Prevention Coalition

Working together to prevent and/or reduce alcohol and marijuana use by youth through collaboration, education and policy change.

Our Goals

Reduce the number of youth ages 9-20 using alcohol and marijuana

Strengthen prevention capacity and infrastructure

Infuse resilieny and trauma-informed practices into prevention

Our Strategies:

Raise awareness of the dangers of youth substance use and abuse

Provide support and training to local communities with and without coalitions

Partner with community stakeholders to create a cross-system impact

Leverage system-wide data to inform our practices

Our secret to success...


Butler County Prevention Coalition & Addiction Taskforce Framework

The Butler County Prevention Coalition and Addiction Taskforce is designed to foster cross-sector collaboration and co-creation of strategies that work in addressing substance use in our community. The Butler County Prevention Coalition, Mental Health Addiction and Recovery Services Board, and Health District have come together to streamline our work and join with community partners to make a bigger impact. We work together to address prevention, treatment, harm reduction, and recovery.

The Butler County Community

Meet Our Coalitions


Partnering for a safe, healthy drug free community. Read More

Middletown Connect

Middletown Connect was established by a collective group of concerned citizens and committed community leaders who realized that change begins with relationships. Relationships begin with connection. Read More

Healthy Hamilton Coalition

A community based coalition organized to prevent youth substance abuse in the greater Hamilton community. Read More

Oxford Ohio Area

The vision of the Coalition for a Healthy Community – Oxford Area is to build a healthier community together. Read More

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