Home

  • Sanford Youth Substance Use

    2013 Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey (MIYHS) Data

    Find out more »

  • Drug Free Communities

    This poster was created by a Sanford High School student as part of the Above the Influence campaign organized by Drug Free Communities, a community-wide initiative of youth, parents, business leaders, schools, police officers, and others working together to decrease alcohol and drug use among Greater Sanford’s youth and adults.

    Find out more »

Sanford Strong Coalition and Allied Public Health have merged

The coalition, formerly known as the Sanford Strong Coalition, is now merged with the Allied Public Health group. This is a partnership of residents, organizations, businesses and others invested in the future of Greater Sanford.  The Allied Public Health group provides ways for the community to share information and access resources, while supporting initiatives to strengthen the health, well-being, and success of Sanford’s children, youth and their families. Membership is free and open to anyone concerned about the future of Greater Sanford and its people. Join today.

Like Strategies for a Stronger Sanford on Facebook.

Community Events

Jun
9
Sat
Touch a Truck @ Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Touch a Truck

FREE Touch-a-Truck event at Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport. 

Interact with vehicles and people who build, beautify, and serve Southern Maine.

Face painting, raffles, concessions, and more!

Donations accepted to benefit the Sanford Police Cadet Program.

Jun
13
Wed
Drug Free Communities meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Note: The meeting will be held June 13th instead of the usual 3rd Wed. of the month (June 20th) because June 20th is the last day of school.

Jun
25
Mon
Sanford Strong Coaliton has merged with Allied Public Health Group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor conference room
Jun 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged

with the Allied Public Health group!

We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford Campus in the conference room on the first floor, the last Monday of the month from 12-2.

You are welcome to bring your lunch or to purchase lunch in the hospital cafeteria!

There are no meetings in May, July, or August.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Please contact Nichole Ivey  or Meaghan Arzberger with any questions.

Sep
19
Wed
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Drug Free Communities (DFC) initiative is a community-wide effort of youth, parents, business leaders, schools, police officers, faith communities, health care providers, and others to decrease alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug use among Greater Sanford’s youth and adults.

Contact: Nichole Ivey.

 

 

Sep
24
Mon
Sanford Strong Coaliton has merged with Allied Public Health Group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor conference room
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged

with the Allied Public Health group!

We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford Campus in the conference room on the first floor, the last Monday of the month from 12-2.

You are welcome to bring your lunch or to purchase lunch in the hospital cafeteria!

There are no meetings in May, July, or August.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Please contact Nichole Ivey  or Meaghan Arzberger with any questions.

Oct
17
Wed
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Drug Free Communities (DFC) initiative is a community-wide effort of youth, parents, business leaders, schools, police officers, faith communities, health care providers, and others to decrease alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug use among Greater Sanford’s youth and adults.

Contact: Nichole Ivey.

 

 

Oct
29
Mon
Sanford Strong Coaliton has merged with Allied Public Health Group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor conference room
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged

with the Allied Public Health group!

We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford Campus in the conference room on the first floor, the last Monday of the month from 12-2.

You are welcome to bring your lunch or to purchase lunch in the hospital cafeteria!

There are no meetings in May, July, or August.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Please contact Nichole Ivey  or Meaghan Arzberger with any questions.

Nov
21
Wed
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Drug Free Communities (DFC) initiative is a community-wide effort of youth, parents, business leaders, schools, police officers, faith communities, health care providers, and others to decrease alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug use among Greater Sanford’s youth and adults.

Contact: Nichole Ivey.

 

 

Nov
26
Mon
Sanford Strong Coaliton has merged with Allied Public Health Group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor conference room
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged

with the Allied Public Health group!

We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford Campus in the conference room on the first floor, the last Monday of the month from 12-2.

You are welcome to bring your lunch or to purchase lunch in the hospital cafeteria!

There are no meetings in May, July, or August.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Please contact Nichole Ivey  or Meaghan Arzberger with any questions.

Dec
19
Wed
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Drug Free Communities (DFC) initiative is a community-wide effort of youth, parents, business leaders, schools, police officers, faith communities, health care providers, and others to decrease alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug use among Greater Sanford’s youth and adults.

Contact: Nichole Ivey.

 

 

See the whole calender! »