Health Promotion

photo: drink and car keysAlcohol and Drug Education and Prevention

Effecting change in the environment is an essential part of a comprehensive approach to the prevention of alcohol and other drug-related problems, and a proven strategy for helping youth and adults make healthy choices. To achieve this outcome, we promote responsible actions by government, communities, and the alcohol industry.

photo: women, hands togetherEvery Woman Counts

Every Woman Counts (EWC) provides free clinical breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams, and Pap tests, and HPV tests to California’s underserved women.

photo: bike helmetInjury Prevention Program

The CDIP program administers the following projects designed to increase physical activity opportunities and prevent bike, pedestrian, and child passenger injuries: Buckle Up Orange County, Safe Routes to School, Walk to School Day, and Helmet Safety.

photo: no smoking indoor facilityTobacco Use Prevention

TUPP collaborates with community agencies, youth, service and health organizations, city officials and schools throughout Orange County to offer a variety of tobacco education, cessation and policy programs.

photo: walk to school supportWalk to School Day

Walk to School is a fun, educational event involving children, parents, and community leaders. Consider becoming a coordinator for your school. Principals, teachers, parents...anyone can become a coordinator.