National Partners


Authentic Strengths Advantage

ASA delivers transformational, evidence-based coaching, training and tools that leverage people’s character strengths in order to maximize their happiness and contributions- at work and in life. 

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks

Elks invest in their communities through programs that help children grow up healthy and drug-free, meet the needs of today’s veterans, and improve the quality of life.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Salt Lake 

Salt Lake's Boys & Girls Clubs help thousands of kids succeed in school, make healthy choices, and become good citizens.

CADCA (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America)

The mission of CADCA (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) is to strengthen the capacity of community coalitions to create and maintain safe, healthy and drug-free communities globally.

DEA Youth Dance Program

The DEA Youth Dance Program was established to empower kids by providing a free and positive afterschool alternative to drugs through the fun, healthy, and expressive art form of dance.

Department of Justice: Violence Reduction Network (VRN) 

The National Guard’s Counterdrug Program’s mission is to use the National Guard’s resources to help create the best opportunity for America’s youth to make the decision to be drug-free. They work with local law enforcement, education and community based organizations to reduce the chances of exposure of illegal drugs to our nation’s children.

Granite School District 

Utah school district.

HHS – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. 

Intermountain Health Care 

Intermountain Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system based in Salt Lake City, Utah, with 22 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services, about 1,400 employed primary care and secondary care physicians at more than 185 clinics in the Intermountain Medical Group, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth.

KSL News 

Local news station.

Life Line Utah 

LifeLine for Youth is a family focused, residential treatment program that creates positive change using an evidenced based, therapeutic community model and is strongly supported by empirical research. 

Murray City Police Department

Murray City Police Department works diligently to provide professional law enforcement services to the residents and businesses of the community.  

Odyssey House

Opened as a non-profit in 1971, Odyssey House has become the leading and most respected substance use provider in the state of Utah.

Park City Police Department 

The Park City Police Department was established in 1884 and has provided law enforcement services throughout the years and many changes Park City has experienced, from our rich mining past to the world class multi-seasonal resort we are today. 

Park City School District 

The mission of Park City School District is to inspire and support all students equitably to achieve their academic and social potential.

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Drug-Free Kids is committed to helping families struggling with their son’s or daughter’s substance use.

Renaissance Ranch

Renaissance Ranch is a Utah rehab that uses an LDS addiction recovery program. 

Safe and Sound 

Mission: Our mission is to unite residents, youth, law enforcement and community resources to build safe and empowered neighborhoods.

Salt Lake City Office of the Mayor 

Information about the mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah.

Salt Lake City Police Department

The mission of the Salt Lake City Police Department outlines the specific ways each employee will work to achieve the vision of the department for the city and its residents and visitors.

Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office

The District Attorney's Office is responsible for a wide variety of legal work, including prosecution of all felony criminal matters in Salt Lake County, as well as handling civil governmental legal work and government litigation.

Salt Lake County Health Department 

Website for Salt Lake County's Health Department.

Sandy Police Department

The department proudly serves a population of approximately 94,000. The city of Sandy is 22.3 square miles and is located on the southeast end of Salt Lake County. The police department is built on the core values of "Integrity First, Service before Self, and Excellence in All We Do". 

South Jordan Police Department

Mission: Provide professional police services through engaged community partnerships consistent with the values of South Jordan City.

The McGee Project 

The McGee Project is on a mission to save young people from the disease of addiction. 

The Rendon Group

The Rendon Group is a full service strategic communications company. 

The Sutherland Institute 

A public policy think tank.

U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Utah

USDA Rural Development is committed to helping improve the economy and quality of life in rural America. 

U.S. Senator Mike Lee

Sen. Lee was elected in 2010 as Utah's 16th Senator.

U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch 

Now in his seventh term as Utah's senator, Orrin Hatch is the most senior Republican in the Senate.

Unified Police Department 

The Unified Police Department (UPD) of Greater Salt Lake is a Police Department serves many Salt Lake County cities and communities. 

United States Attorney’s Office 

The mission of the office is to protect and serve the citizens of the District of Utah through the ethical, vigorous and impartial enforcement of the laws of the United States; protect and defend our national security; improve the safety of our communities; protect the public funds and financial assets of the United States; and do justice in every matter.

University of Utah Health Care 

University of Utah Health is the Mountain West's only academic health care system, combining excellence in patient care, the latest in medical research, and teaching to provide leading-edge medicine in a caring and personal setting.

Utah Attorney General’s Office 

The Utah Attorney General’s mission is to uphold the constitutions of the United States and the state of Utah, enforce the law, protect the interests of Utah, its people, environment, and resources.

Utah Coalition for Opioid Overdose Prevention (UCOOP)

The Utah Pharmaceutical Drug Crime Project (UPDCP) was convened in January 2009 to address the growing problem of prescription drug abuse in Utah. This multi-disciplinary collaboration invovled more than 60 experts in the fields of substance abuse prevention and treatment, law enforcement, environmental quality, healthcare, and public health.

Utah Department of Health

With three divisions, 26 offices and bureaus, and more than 50 programs, we serve the residents of Utah across their entire lifespan, from healthy pregnancies to preventing falls among older adults and everything in between. 

Utah Department of Public Safety 

The Utah Department of Public Safety (DPS) is comprised of 11 divisions and bureaus that include the Utah Highway Patrol, the Division of Emergency Management, Driver License division, Statewide Information and Analysis Center (SIAC), State Bureau of Investigation (SBI), State Fire Marshal, Highway Safety Office, Communications, State Crime Lab, Bureau of Criminal Identification, and Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST).  

Utah Highway Patrol 

Mission: Our mission is provide quality police services and to protect the constitutional rights of all people in Utah.

Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes 

Utah Speaker of the House Greg Hughes resides in Draper. Hughes was first elected to the Utah Legislature in 2002. In 2010 he was elected Majority Whip and in 2014, Speaker of the Utah House of Representatives.

Utah Naloxone 

Utah Naloxone is committed to increasing access to naloxone to prevent opioid overdose death in Utah.  

Utah Narcotics Officers Association 

UNOA is a non-profit corporation dedicated to providing high quality training for law enforcement officers. 

Utah National Guard 

Information about Utah's National Guard.

Utah Office of the Medical Examiner 

The Office of the Medical Examiner (OME) was established in 1972 as a division of the Utah Department of Health.

Utah Police Chiefs Association 

Mission: Promoting effective, professional law enforcement service within the state of Utah through unity and leadership.

Utah Prevention Coalition Association

The Utah Prevention System is a group of dozens of county-level and small area coalitions working together to conduct prevention work for a better, safer Utah.

Utah Sheriff’s Association 

It is our goal through the office of Sheriff to provide the highest level of public service with integrity, transparency, professionalism while always maintaining public trust as our first priority.

Utah Substance Use & Mental Health Advisory Council

The Utah Substance Use & Mental Health Advisory Council board werbsite.

Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA) 

Since its founding in 2007, USARA (Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness) has served thousands of individuals recovering from the effects of substance use disorders on the person, families, and the community.

Washington County Sheriff’s Office 

Mission: To provide the highest quality law enforcement services to the citizens of Washington County. 

West Jordan Police Department 

The West Jordan Police Department is charged with the responsibility of providing a safe and appealing place to live and work.

West Valley City Police Department 

Mission: to work in partnership with the community to protect life and property, solve neighborhood problems, and enhance the quality of life in our City. 

Young Marines

The Young Marines strengthens the lives of America’s youth by teaching the importance of self-confidence, academic achievement, honoring our veterans, good citizenship, community service, and living a healthy, drug-free lifestyle. 



Department of Justice:  Office of Justice Programs (OJP)

The Office of Justice Programs (OJP) provides innovative leadership to federal, state, local, and tribal justice systems, by disseminating state-of-the art knowledge and practices across America, and providing grants for the implementation of these crime fighting strategies. Because most of the responsibility for crime control and prevention falls to law enforcement officers in states, cities, and neighborhoods, the federal government can be effective in these areas only to the extent that it can enter into partnerships with these officers. 


Department of Justice:   Violence Reduction Network (VRN) 

The National Guard’s Counterdrug Program’s mission is to use the National Guard’s resources to help create the best opportunity for America’s youth to make the decision to be drug-free. They work with local law enforcement, education and community based organizations to reduce the chances of exposure of illegal drugs to our nation’s children.


Department of Health & Human Services (HHS):  Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.  SAMHSA promotes and implements prevention and early intervention strategies to reduce the impact of mental and substance use disorders in America’s communities.

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)

The mission of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention is to improve behavioral health through evidence-based prevention approaches.

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)

The mission of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment is to promote community-based substance abuse treatment and recovery services for individuals and families in every community. CSAT provides national leadership to improve access, reduce barriers, and promote high quality, effective treatment and recovery services.


Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) 

CDC remains committed to advancing a public health approach to preventing drug overdose death and applies its scientific expertise to help curb the epidemic in three ways: improving data quality and surveillance to monitor and respond to the epidemic; strengthening state efforts by scaling up effective public health interventions; and equipping health care providers with the data and tools needed to improve the safety of their patients. 


Non-Government Organizations

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) 

CADCA is the premier membership organization representing those working to make their communities safe, healthy, and drug-free. CADCA has members in every U.S. state and territory and is working in 18 countries around the world. Special programs within CADCA are supporting returning veterans and their families and training youth leaders to be effective agents of change –all through the coalition model. Since 1992, CADCA has demonstrated that when all sectors of a community come together —social change happens. 


Partnership for Drug-Free Kids (Partnership) 

Founded in 1987 as an anti-drug advertising campaign and formerly known as the Partnership for a Drug-Free America, the Partnership is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing teen substance abuse and helping families impacted by addiction. The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids translates the science of teen drug use and addiction for families, providing parents with direct support to prevent and cope with teen drug and alcohol abuse. On their website, families can find the information they need to understand the ever-changing drug landscape, which now includes abuse of prescription drugs. In addition to support and resources for parents, Partnership reaches youth directly through teen-targeted efforts. 


DEA Educational Foundation 

Established in 2001, the DEA Educational Foundation educates the American public on the various costs and consequences of drugs on society through support of the educational programs and exhibits of the DEA Museum and the operation of DEA Youth Dance Program in more than 30 cities around the country. 


Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks 

The Elks National Drug Awareness Program, established in 1982, is the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States. The Elks are committed to eliminating the use and abuse of illegal drugs by all members of society and believe that in order to ensure a bright future for our country, it is essential that our children be raised in a drug-free environment. The Elks possess a dedicated army of volunteers who freely give their time and talents to what they describe as “a most noble cause.” 


Boys & Girls Clubs 

The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. A Boys & Girls Club provides: a safe place to learn and grow; ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals; and Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences. Their community-based Delinquency and Gang Prevention/Intervention Initiative targets young people ages 6 to 18 that are at high risk for involvement or are already involved with delinquency and gangs. These youth and teens are directed to positive alternatives and learn about violence prevention.


Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts of America 

Boy Scouts -- One of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun.

The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society Drugs: A Deadly Game! is the drug abuse prevention awareness program of the Boy Scouts of America. It is a drug education experience designed to stimulate discussion in small groups and classroom settings and to get children talking—and learning—about the dangers of drug use and abuse.

Girl Scouts -- Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Gil Scouts sees itself as the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. With programs for girls from coast to coast and across the globe, Girl Scouts offers every girl a chance to do something amazing.