Iron County Communities that Care

Iron County Communities that Care

“IRON RIVER, MI – Iron County Communities That Care (CTC) is pleased to announce that training has been completed for new coalition members on the strategies of prevention science. With this training completed Coalition Work Groups have been formed. Work Groups include: Community Board Maintenance – forming and governing of the internal functions of CTC; Funding – find funds for CTC programs and activities; Public Relations – spread the word about CTC so that others can join in our efforts and the community can know what the Coalition is doing; Resource Assessment – inventories the programs and resources that already exist in Iron County; Risk & Protective Factors – conducts the Youth Survey in our schools and analyzes the data about the positive and negative influences in our community; and Youth Involvement – that seeks to get youth involved in CTC. Adding a Suicide Prevention Work Group is under consideration by the ICCTC Executive Work Group.”

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