Talbot Partnership for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention Grantee Spotlight
The Talbot Partnership for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention has been in existence since 1992. It is the only organization in Talbot County dedicated solely to mobilizing the community on issues pertaining to substance abuse prevention.
A grant of $20,000 supports the Heroin, Prescription and Synthetic Drug Prevention Programwhich focuses on prevention and early intervention from the new risks associated with heroin, prescription drug abuse and synthetic drugs. For every $1 invested in the program, $2 to $10 will be saved in health costs, criminal and juvenile justice costs, educational costs, lost productivity and other costs.