Nashua Prevention Coalition

LOGOThe mission of the Nashua Prevention Coalition, formed in 2009, is to increase awareness, education, and community involvement in substance abuse prevention and reduction for children and teens.

Parent Influence is Strong








Risky Behaviors Increase Between 7th and 8th Grade









Consider these statistics:

  • 282 Nashua High School students are currently misusing Rx drugs*
  • 71 Nashua High School students have tried heroin*


Visit NashuaCares.Org to learn how to keep your kids safe!

Janet Valuk, Project Director

Monica Gallant, Coordinator



*Source: 2015 Youth Risk and Behavior Survey