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mooseMaine Youth Voices A unique program that actively involves and empowers youth to examine issues surrounding alcohol in Maine communities and provides opportunities for them to educate adults about the messages that youth get regarding alcohol use in our society
mooseHIV Prevention for ME Prevention programs for in school and out of school youth. Youth leadership is a guiding principle of this project
mooseMagic By Stan Davis Stan's childrens' shows encourage young people to read, to be healthy, and to appreciate their families and communities.  Shows for teens, adults and organizations encourage teamwork, setting and achieving goals, and creativity
mooseYouth Suicide Prevention Home Page To provide information to youth, people working with youth, and the public in general, in regards to youth sucide in Maine as well as to provide a place for information and updates on the Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Implementation Plan developed in 1998
mooseSouthern Aroostook Youth Action Page We are a group of teenagers who are out to help our school and community. We meet every two weeks at three o'clock on Wednesdays. When we get together we discuss issues at school and around the community and then try to fix them. Composing this group are members from high schools of Houlton and Hodgdon Maine
mooseMaine Mentoring Partnership Promotes, fosters, and supports youth mentoring programs in Maine
mooseOne ME The State Incentive Program has three goals: Coordination of funding; Development of a comprehensive prevention state system; Assist States in measuring progress in reducing substance use by establishing targets for measures included in the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse
mooseYouth Empowerment and Policy Project The goal of the project is to change factors in the social, legal, economic and political environment that encourage, enable or support underage drinking. The philosophy of the proposal is that, because underaged drinking is a problem affecting the youth population, the most effective way to analyze and improve the environment is to directly involve the youth in the discussion
mooseHealthy Maine Partnerships Facilitates the coordination of the state and local intervention activities funded by the tobacco settlement and assures linkages with related program activities
mooseME HIV Community Planning Group A statewide group of community members working together to advise the Bureau of Health on ways to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS in Maine
mooseProject Aware Aims to raise awareness among Maine 's youth; their educators, parents, and other adults; and the healthcare community, about the problem of and dangers related to youth prescription drug abuse

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