DID YOU KNOW
of 18-25 year olds in Multnomah County report binge drinking.
of fatal car crashes in Oregon involve alcohol.
is the percentage that Oregon is higher than the national rate for alcohol-induced diseases, including liver and heart disease (13.1 per 100,000).
of violent crimes in Oregon, each year, involve alcohol.
Parents: Have you talked to your child about the consequences of using alcohol or drugs? Do you worry about the influence of their peers even after your discussion? Do you feel alone in dealing with these issues? It’s time to get involved with Big Village to gain support and to take action to build a stronger community for your child.
The strength of our work is in the energy and vision of our members and supporters. Our coalition is comprised of parents, youth, business owners, schools, health professionals, non-profits, law enforcement, government, faith based and civic organizations, and more!
Join the movement! There are many ways to get involved! We encourage you to utilize our resources, and attend our meetings and events. We also invite you to sign up for our newsletter and become a member of the coalition. Please see the details below:
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