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Youth FIRST! Coalition
The Youth FIRST! Coalition is charged with the mission of promoting the social, emotional and physical health and well-being of Colchester youth. The Coalition does this by:
  • Advising and making recommendations on overall policy and program direction for the Youth Service Bureau
  • Developing culturally competent substance abuse prevention initiatives and increasing public awareness of the prevention of substance abuse
Responsibilities of Coalition members include:
  • Educate and aid the community in recognizing its responsibility and role in the alleviation and solution of social problems involving youth; including substance abuse
  • Resource development/fundraising
  • Public Awareness of Youth Service Bureau
  • Advocate on behalf of policies and services that promote the healthy development of children and families
  • Provide an example of community involvement and volunteerism to youth
If you are interested in becoming a member of Youth FIRST,please contact us or come to a meeting. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month (except July and August) from 5:00-6:00 p.m. at the Youth Center, 40 Norwich Ave. Children are welcome to attend.

Click HERE for the Youth FIRST Coalition’s


127 Norwich Avenue, Colchester, CT 06415   Phone: (860) 537-7200   Fax: (860) 537-0547 Virtual Towns & Schools Website