Cascade Prevention Coalition

Cascade Prevention Coalition

Vision Statement
“Hope for every child, support for every child, support for every family"

Mission Statement
“Working together to grow healthy, resilient, engaged families in Upper Kittitas County”

Tips of the Month

Love & Logic

Kids who watch us exhibiting grace and forgiveness are more likely to extend grace and forgiveness to others

Start Talking

Parents, grandparents, older siblings, extended family, other trusted adults... YOU have the power to influence the health of the kids in your life!

About the Coalition

The Cascade Prevention Coalition (CPC) was formed in the fall of 2011; it includes participation from schools, business, media, law enforcement, public health, youth-serving organizations, mental health providers, treatment providers, civic organizations, city and county government, youth, parents and volunteers from our community.

Community Support Programs

Parenting the Love and Logic Way

Raise self-confident, motivated children who are ready for the real world. Loving, yet powerful tools for parenting children of all ages.

Start Talking Now

Is a parent education campaign that encourages parents to speak with their children and teens about the risks of underage drinking and youth marijuana use and provide educational resources for families and communities. Visit the Start Talking Now web site.


Mentoring is an evidence-based community prevention program in which youth are provided support and resources through a connection with a trusted adult. Mentoring is proven to support school connectedness, social competence, bonding, and belief in a hopeful future for youth. This program is provided by Youth Services of Kittitas County.