Due to COVID-19 all meetings will be held via ZOOM until further notice. The Whatcom Prevention Coalition (WPC) meets the first Thursday of each month from 3-5pm unless otherwise noted. Due
Due to COVID-19 all meetings will be held via ZOOM until further notice.
The Whatcom Prevention Coalition (WPC) meets the first Thursday of each month from 3-5pm unless otherwise noted. Due to security concerns we will not be posting the meeting links. Please contact Lisa Moulds at Lisamoulds@wfcn.org for the link and password if you’d like to attend. Thank you in advance for your time!
Whatcom Prevention Coalition Meeting
February 4, 2021
3-4:30pm via Zoom
Black History Month
Welcome, Land Acknowledgement
Introductions & Check-In – Honoring Black History Month
WPC – Coalition Assessment Tool (CAT) – What does it tell us and how does it help us move forward?
- CAT background, Overall Assessment – Joe Fuller, Whatcom County Health Department
- Celebrate top 3 items (#1 Partnerships with Other Organizations; #2 Coalition Leadership; #3 Funding & Sustainability)
- Address 3 lowest ranking items (Outreach & Communication; #2 Coalition Structure & Membership; #3 Effectiveness in Planning & Implementation)
- Identify Topics, Trainings, Projects, etc. for 2021
- Break Out Sessions
- Large Group Discussion
Updates & Announcements
Closing PSA Thank you!
Whatcom Prevention Coalition Mission: To build safe and healthy communities by providing leadership, promoting prevention, and building partnerships that mobilize youth, families, and neighborhoods to reduce substance abuse and other harmful behaviors among youth and the broader community.
WPC Equity Statement: To help build and support a connected and beloved community, the Whatcom Prevention Coalition recognizes the destructive effects of racism and historical trauma on our youth, families and community. We recognize cultural bias and privilege and focus on racism because it is the wedge that supports all isms. The WPC will build on hope to challenge racism.
(Thursday) 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm