Where Are They Now: Maria Acevedo

By | Where are they now

2008-2015 Staff: 2015-Present What have you been doing with your life since graduating from Youth2Youth? I am attending college pursuing a degree in business and I continue to do work with Youth2Youth as a staff member. What are you most proud of? As a youth member, I am most proud of passing the young lungs […] Read More >

Youth2Youth 4 Change Featured as CADCA Coalition in Action!

By | Coalition News, In The News

Each week, CADCA has the opportunity to spotlight Coalitions in Action. Youth2Youth 4 Change, located in Beloit, Wisconsin, is another example of excellent work that is – as their tagline connotes – “making a difference for generations to come.” These youth advocates utilize evidence-based, age-appropriate and interactive approaches which resonate with students. While the coalition […] Read More >

SCAODA 2016 Marijuana Report

By | In The News

Created by the Wisconsin State Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (SCAODA), this 2016 report reveals a consistent theme from individuals diagnosed with substance use disorders and professionals who treat them. Most did not start with heroin or prescription drugs. The answer was more times than not marijuana and/or alcohol.   Topics Covered in […] Read More >