As a recipient of federal funding from the CDC Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program, CN Guidance & Counseling Services has partnered with The Northport-East Northport Community Drug and Alcohol Task Force (DATF) to provide the fiscal oversight necessary to aid the DATF in strengthening community-wide collaboration to prevent and reduce substance use among youth in that community.
The mission of the DATF is to prevent and reduce the use and abuse of drugs and alcohol among our community youth by using a comprehensive approach to engage and educate children, parents, and community members.
The DATF’s objectives are to:
The partnership allows for the DATF to carry out its mission by using a comprehensive approach to engage and educate children, parents and community members.
Activities and events provided by the DATF throughout the year include, but are not limited to:
Linda Oristano, Program Coordinator