A great data resource that includes AYS and many other data sources useful for prevention and coalition work.
“Welcome to the Statistical Analysis Center’s (SAC) new repository for criminal justice data and information. The web site contains data from a variety of criminal justice agencies and ACJC’s Arizona Youth Survey. At the SAC, every effort is being made to provide stakeholders and the public with the most relevant and up-to-date data as it becomes available. SAC staff hopes you will find this site to be a very useful source of data for needs assessments, grant applications, performance measurement, and strategic planning.”
The Partnership for a Drug-Free America, Arizona Affiliate
A program of Southwest Behavioral & Health Services. Works to prevent and reduce youth drug and alcohol use through community education and awareness by providing parents, caregivers, healthcare providers, educators and others with educational tools, information and resources. Website includes a drug guide that shows what various drugs look like and explains the risks and effects of each. 3030 N Central Ave #509, Phoenix | 602-264-5700
Works to empower and educate youth, families and communities with the knowledge and courage to identify and prevent negative youth behavior. Peer-to-peer education programs address drug abuse, alcohol abuse, bullying, unhealthy relationships, eating disorders, depression/self injury, and internet safety. 5230 E Shea Blvd #100, Scottsdale | 602-652-0163
Child Welfare Outcomes 2010-2013 is now available online
Child Welfare Outcomes 2010-2013: Report to Congress is the fourteenth in a series of reports from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (the Department). The publication is designed to inform Congress and professionals related to the child welfare field about national and State performance on several measures of outcomes for children served by child welfare systems throughout the country. The outcomes address the safety, permanency, and well-being of the children, and focus on widely accepted performance objectives for child welfare practice.
Child Welfare Outcomes 2010-2013 is solely available in electronic format. You can find the full report, along with a 10-page Executive Summary brochure, on the Children’s Bureau website: https://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/resource/cwo-10-13
Report data also can be found on the new Child Welfare Outcomes data site, which makes the latest data available for you to view in a variety of ways according to your needs:http://cwoutcomes.acf.hhs.gov/data
SAMHSA’s most recent National Behavioral Health Barometer report highlights many trends in Americans’ behavioral health. The 2015 Barometer findings cover key behavioral health care issues affecting American communities including the prevalence rates of youth and adult substance use, serious mental illness, suicidal thoughts, and people seeking treatment for these disorders.
KIDS COUNT is a project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation and a premier source of data on children and families. Each year, the Foundation produces a comprehensive report — the KIDS COUNT Data Book — that assesses child well-being in the United States. The indicators featured in the Data Book are also available in the Data Center.
The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) provides national and state-level data on the use of tobacco, alcohol, illicit drugs (including non-medical use of prescription drugs) and mental health in the United States. NSDUH is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), an agency in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).
- Population data: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/population-data-nsduh/reports?tab=38
- General Data: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/
- Analyze online: http://pdas.samhsa.gov/#/survey/50011?_k=fhulk4
The Arizona High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) was established in 1990 as part of the Southwest Border HIDTA, which includes California, New Mexico, and Texas. The Arizona HIDTA’s mission is to facilitate, support, and enhance collaborative drug control efforts among law enforcement agencies and community-based organizations with a common voice and unified strategy and thereby significantly reduce the impact of illegal trafficking and use of drugs throughout Arizona.