Rhode Island Orientation Guide for Regional Prevention Coalitions
Rhode Island Prevention Resource Center, 2018
This Guide was designed as a basic reference for municipal and Regional Prevention Task Force coordinators, members and staff, especially those who may be new to the RI prevention system. The purpose of the Guide is to provide an overview of the Task Forces’ mission, structure and functioning, and key activities, all within the context of the Rhode Island behavioral health system.
The Guide was developed by the Rhode Island Prevention Resource Center (RIPRC) with guidance from BHDDH.
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