• Teen coalitions are creating PSAs to warn the community of the dangers of abusing prescription drugs
  • Creating an online prescription abuse training video for medical professionals
  • Encouraging community members to dispose of unused medications at prescription drug drop boxes


What we're working on,in a Downriver community near you.....

  • Educating parents on how to talk to teens about the dangers of underage drinking
  • Training teen coalition members to educate their peer on the dangers of binge drinking and putting a spotlight on the majority who do not drink
  • Project Sticker Shock and other initiatives to educate adults of the consequences of providing alcohol to minors
  • Teen coalition youth are educating their family and friends about the health risks of smoking
  • Educating tobacco retailers to prevent tobacco sales to minors and training youth to perform undercover buys
  • Working with schools to create comprehensive tobacco-free school policies




The S.U.D.DS Coalition is a group of community members that are working together to put an end to underage drinking, marijuana use, opioid/prescription abuse, and tobacco usage.

We meet at 8:30am on the 3rd Thursdayof every month at The Guidance Center :   13111 Allen Road, Southgate, MI Building 2  (Center for Excellence)

Meetings are open to all members of the community.



Stop. Underage. Drinking. Drugs