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February 21, 2017

El Paso County, Colo. – Leaders in Fountain are taking important steps to prevent youth substance use, and are the first in the county to implement Communities that Care (CTC), a process that has proven to reduce alcohol and tobacco use, crime, and violence among youth.

El Paso County Public Health is one of 46 agencies across Colorado awarded a 5-year grant from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to implement the CTC model in the county.