66% decrease in lifetime alcohol use among 7th, 9th and 11th graders*
4% of Milford youth report ever having misused OTC meds to get high*
30-day use rates for alcohol are 24% below national averages, 21% below state**
11% Below Average
30-day use rates for marijuana are 11% below national averages, 9% below state averages*
SUCCESS IN PREVENTION
Our programs work. The statistics above reflect that. We are proud to help our community understand the risks of substance use and make healthy choices.
We are able to do that because of your help. Businesses, civic leaders and citizens from across Milford contribute to our success. We also work closely with many organizations in our community. These groups and their leaders play a big part in making our programs happen.
City of Milford
Milford Police Department
Milford Public Schools
United Way of Milford
Woodruff Family YMCA
And many more!
Get involved! Put your passion for Milford to work for a good cause. Attend our monthly meeting or volunteer at one of our events. All are welcome!
Volunteer for MPC
All adults and kids are welcome to volunteer for MPC. Host a fundraiser in your school or business. Help staff our events in the community.