Statement From United Way of Broward County

Due to concerns for public safety in regard to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), United Way of Broward County has made all events virtual, the 2020 Behavioral Health Conference has been cancelled, save the date for next years, May 11th and 12th, 2021.

At the same time, we are working to support our funded partners and to assess the needs of the community we serve, and are poised to provide assistance in a variety of areas.  

In addition, we continue to actively monitor novel coronavirus updates from Broward County and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and will continue to respond based on the best advice of governments, public health authorities and medical professionals.  

For further information about the novel coronavirus, personal precautions you can take and links to other resources, visit UnitedWayBroward.org/covid-19-resource-center
 

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Mental Health Promotion Action Team

The Mental Health Promotion Action Team works to promote mental health by working with the treatment and wellness community to integrate systems of care which address mental health risk factors and increase prevention services. 

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Weston Alliance for Youth

The Weston Alliance for Youth works to prevent substance abuse and promote mental health for the youth of the City of Weston. 

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Youth Action Team

The Youth Action Team works to reduce marijuana, alcohol and other drug use by youth. 

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Latino Initiative

The Hispanic Initiative works to reduce alcohol and other drug use among children and youth by providing prevention information and parenting trainings to the Hispanic Community. 

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Surveillance Action Team Meeting

The Surveillance Action Team shares and provides emerging drug trend data and actionable information to our community.

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Community Response Team

The Community Response Team works to combat the opiate epidemic and other emerging drug trends in our community. 

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Broward Youth Coalition Action Team

Broward Youth Coalition is a group of young leaders who work to become youth advocates for substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion in their communities. 

promote mental health
Mental Health Promotion Action Team

The Mental Health Promotion Action Team works to promote mental health by working with the treatment and wellness community to integrate systems of care which address mental health risk factors and increase prevention services.