A transformed community.
Partners in Prevention addresses community barriers by inspiring hope, connecting partners, and building trusting relationships that transform lives.
The Longview City Council selects members of the Partners in Prevention Steering Committee to provide guidance to staff about programming, approve expenses, and serve as advocates for community initiatives. Through involvement of the entire community, we are working to create an environment in which young people can grow up healthy, responsible and drug-free.
Partners in Prevention sponsors the Coalition for Drug-Free Youth, Longview Bridges Out of Poverty, Forever Friends and Co-Pilots Mentoring Program, Unity and Diversity Committee, and Youth Action Committee, participates and sponsors/co-sponsors annual events such as Red Ribbon Week and National Night Out.
Partners in Prevention Mentoring Program provides youth, Kindergarten – 12th grade, with a caring, trained, adult friend to serve as a mentor to a young person needing guidance, support and encouragement Read on...
The Unity and Diversity Committee seeks to overcome barriers to the full inclusion of all community members by protecting human rights, challenging discrimination, and celebrating diversity and commonality. Read on...
The National Mentoring Partnership recognizes September as Back to School Month. Partners in Prevention recognizes this month as an opportune time for adult volunteers to engage in mentoring a child in the greater Longview area. Read on...