The MATFORCE Ant-Substance Abuse Coalition in Yavapai County, Az. established its' Underage Drinking Task Force (UDTF) in 2008.
In the past 10 years this multi-discipline team has been highly successful in reducing the use and abuse of alcohol by young people in Yavapai County, as measured by results in the biennial Arizona Criminal Justice Commission
(ACJC) Arizona Youth Survey.
This session will present on building collaborations to effectively reduce the use and abuse of alcohol by youth through proven education, prevention and enforcement strategies.
The MATFORCE UDTF has received numerous local, state and national awards in recognition of their efforts, including the CADCA 2013 National Coalition of the Year Award.