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Research: Families in Action p. 7/7

Implementation and Impact
of a Family-Based Substance Abuse Prevention Program
in Rural Communities

Page 7

Published in The Journal of Primary Prevention, Vol 18, No. 3, 1998


This program and evaluation were supported by a grant from the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (6 H86 SP03080-05). The authors wish to express their gratitude to the parents, students and school staff in Iosco, Ogemaw, and Oscoda counties who contributed to the program's success. Also, many special thanks are extended to the Families In Action staff and participants who were essential to the program. Portions of this paper were presented at the 1996 National High Risk Youth Learning Community Workshop, Division of Demonstrations for High Risk Populations, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, March 26-28, 1996, Arlington, VA.


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