Founded by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving, drugged driving and underage drinking. MADD also supports drunk and drugged driving victims and survivors at no charge through local MADD victim advocates and our 24-Hour Victim Helpline 1-877-MADD-HELP. For more information call 1-877-ASK-MADD or visit www.madd.org.
To contact MADD Florida for media inquiries, local speakers or to volunteer, please call 954-448-7880 or toll-free 888-252-6233, or visit www.madd.org/fl.
Phone: 305 273-3744 EXT 7232
Toll Free: 888.252.6233
Miami State Attorney
1350 N.W. 12 Avenue Miami, FL 33136
The State Attorney’s Office of Miami-Dade County’s mission is to protect, defend, uphold and enforce the criminal laws of Florida in Miami Dade, the 11th Judicial Circuit of the United States; to provide leadership and criminal justice services with our agencies and partners. Office of the State Attorney in Miami is committed to our care of the safety of our communities and the defense of our constitution. We sustain that trust and meet our resulting obligations, by adhering strictly to our core values of: obedience to the laws of justice, respect, compassion, fairness, integrity, accountability, and leadership and diversity. As State Attorney for Miami-Dade County. Our office is integral to this community as we strive towards creating a safer place to live, work and raise our families.
The Miami Coalition
5040 NW 7th Street, Suite 610
Miami, FL 33126 (map)
P.O.Box 652956 Miami, FL 33265
The Miami Coalition for a Safe and Drug Free Community is the leading agency in Miami-Dade for drug-free awareness and prevention since 1988. You will find a data-driven community action plans focused on addressing the overwhelming majority of our children and youth to remain drug-free through their youth and into adulthood. We collaborate to develop healthy, educated and drug free youth, being raised in strong families, safe communities and sustainable environments. We help guide and educate the public on resources and programs to promote a drug-free community at the neighborhood level. You are invited to read, to learn, to join and to become part of this community movement to increase the health, wellness and opportunities of our children, youth, families and communities. We encourage grassroots stakeholders to implement our programs into their youth groups and school awareness campaigns.
THE MADD/TMC PARTNERSHIP:
The State Attorney’s Office, Mothers’ Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and The Miami Coalition for a Safe and Drug Free Community (TMC) are partnering to prevent substance abuse and alcohol and other impaired driving. This exciting new partnership will provide innovative and evidence based substance abuse prevention programs and strategies that are the foundation of a sustained public health and wellness community model.
The prevention efforts will focus on six general strategies that include education, intervention and collaborative support with law enforcement. Reducing individual, family and community risk factors by changing knowledge, attitudes, circumstances and environments that lead to behavior change will also be a focus. The main goals of the partnership will be accomplished through leveraging and enhancing existing prevention efforts and strategically supplementing the work of prevention and intervention focused community providers.