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
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).
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.