SACLAz was developed to strengthen and support the collective impact of substance abuse coalitions in Arizona.
The primary goal of SACLAz is preventing youth use of drugs and alcohol.
Substance abuse coalitions create a vehicle for people from all sectors of the community to come together to determine and implement solutions to substance abuse problems in their perspective communities.
Sectors represented on substance abuse coalitions include:
- faith based
- civic organizations
- youth serving organizations
- law enforcement
- community volunteers