Prevention Task Force of the Governor’s Commission on Alcohol and Other Drugs

The mission of the Prevention Task Force is to utilize data to identify trends related to substance misuse; increase knowledge to better understand the impact of emerging trends; identify and take action to address the gaps in the current prevention system; and recommend strategic initiatives for the Governor’s Commission consideration. Please contact the task force chair to confirm meeting schedules and locations.

The Prevention Task Force is currently working to promote prevention in early childhood settings and supporting prevention in schools through policy development and improvement. Please see Reports-Plans-Publications under Resource Tab.

Meeting Date & Time**: Meets first Friday of every other month from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. See meeting schedule for dates. Please note:  The Governor’s Commission and all Task Forces are returning to in-person meetings. The Prevention Task Force meeting scheduled for August 6th has been cancelled. **Please communicate any accommodations at least seven (7) days prior to the event by emailing nhcenterforexcellence@jsi.com to ensure you are able to fully participate in a Task Force meeting.
Meeting Location: TBD
Task Force Chair: Tim Lena (timothy.lena@timberlane.net) , Co-Chair: Donna Arias (darias@tycnh.org)
Members: Prevention Task Force Members List
Prevention Task Force: Strategic Action Plan


Meeting Materials

2021
February 5 – Agenda & Minutes
April 2 – Agenda & Minutes
August 6 – Meeting cancelled

2020
February 7 – Agenda & Minutes
April 3 – Agenda & Minutes
June 5 – Agenda & Minutes
August 7 – Agenda & Minutes
October 2 – Agenda & Minutes
December 4 – Agenda & Minutes

2019
February 1 – Agenda & Minutes
April 26 – Agenda & Minutes
June 7 – Agenda & Minutes
August 2 – Agenda & Minutes
October 4 – Minutes pending approval in April 2020
December 6 Agenda & Minutes

2018
February 2 – Agenda & Minutes
April 6 – Agenda & Minutes
June 1 – Agenda & Minutes
August 3 – Agenda & Minutes
October 5 – Agenda & Minutes
December 7 – Agenda & Minutes

Other:
Prevention Task Force State Plan Recommendations

2017
February 3 – Agenda & Minutes
April 7 – Agenda & Minutes
June 2 – Agenda & Minutes
August 4 – Agenda & Minutes
October 6 – Agenda & Minutes
December 1 – Agenda & Minutes

2016
February – No Meeting
March 4 – Agenda & Minutes
April 1 – Agenda & Minutes
August 5 – Agenda & Minutes
December 2 – Agenda & Minutes

2015
February 6 – Agenda & Minutes
April 3 – Agenda & Minutes
June 5 – Agenda & Minutes
August 7 – Agenda & Minutes
October 2 – Agenda & Minutes
December 4 – Agenda & Minutes