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Membership in the Coalition is open to any Community member or organization in the LTHS region that wishes to participate in developing and implementing strategies to reduce substance abuse / misuse in Lyons Township region. To ensure a broad cross-section of local community representation, at a minimum, the following sectors of the LTHS region will be represented:

  • Youth representatives (under age 19)
  • College / Young Adults (19-26 years of age)
  • Parents
  • Business Community
  • Media
  • Schools
  • Youth-serving organizations
  • Law enforcement agencies
  • Healthcare professionals
  • State or local government agencies with expertise in the field of substance abuse
  • Health and Human Service Organizations
  • Other organizations or groups involved in reducing substance abuse
  • Faith-based & service organizations

No individual or organization may be viewed as representing more than one sector. There is no limit to the number of individuals or organizations representing each sector. Each member shall have completed and signed the Annual Coalition Involvement Agreement, and the Membership Committee shall review, consider and recommend approval. It shall be signed by the Coalition Representative. The Coalition Representative shall be the Chair of the Membership Committee or the Executive Director of Lyons Township Mental Health Commission.

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