InnerAct Alliance, formerly the Drug Prevention Resource Center, is very proud to have provided substance abuse prevention to the Hardee, Highlands and Polk County communities in Central Florida since 1985 with services including science-based education in elementary, middle and high schools, teen-driven social norming campaigns, as well as informative presentations and family-oriented awareness events that touch the lives of youth, parents, families, businesses, faith-based organizations, community groups and others in need with an important anti-substance abuse and anti-bullying message.
InnerAct Alliance Serves
as the Fiscal Agent for the following Coalitions
StandUP Polk is a group of concerned citizens, key community and business leaders working as the Coalition for a Drug-Free Polk to take a stand against drugs and bring about positive changes for Polk County. Concerned citizens are invited to take an active part in month planning sessions.
UthMpact is a youth coalition of teen leaders committed to deliver key substance abuse prevention messages to teens by their peers. This energetic group has developed an anti-tobacco and underage drinking prevention program, as well as a social norming campaign, currently in Polk County middle and high schools. The goal for UthMpact is to provide positive community engagement; change community stereotypes about teen drug use by volunteering, informing and being educated; set examples for other teens; increase coalition membership and involvement with youth clubs in high schools.
InnerAct Alliance Supports
Own the Upside is a positive community marketing campaign presented by the StandUP Polk, Hardee ASAAP, and Drug Free Highlands, Coalitions and their partners to address concerns of parents regarding teen risky behavior.