The SUDDs Coalition is a group of community members that are working together to reduce youth access to drugs & alcohol

We meet at 8:30am on the 3rd Thursday of every month at The Guidance Center :  

 (13111 Allen Road, Southgate, MI Building 2- Center for Excellence) 

*Conference call option for every meeting: 734-785-7790

Meeting Number:7361#

Access Code: 2210#

Meetings are open to all members of the community.



  • 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 aDownriver community near you.....

  • 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
  • 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