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Northeastern Oklahoma has a high percentage of fatal crashes that are alcohol-related

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It is amazing how many do not know or understand the laws around alcohol. Learn the laws for your community in order to be a responsible member of your community.

Challenges

As with anything that requires hard work, there is always challenges. The key is to identify them and develop ways to deal with them.

ROCMND Area Youth Services was incorporated in 1976. It’s name serves as a acronym for the counties it served at that time which were Rogers, Ottawa, Craig, Mayes, Nowata, and Delaware Counties. ROCMND is a community based agency that provides therapeutic behavioral health services to children and their families at no charge. ROCMND has residential services for youth which receives their referrals strictly from the Office of Juvenile Affairs.

ROCMND Regional Prevention Coordinator (RPC) works in communities to help them curb substance abuse and misuse.. We work closely with coalitions in each of our 7 counties. We assist the community in gathering information and data to form a good assessment of their communities and determine issues as well as hotspots of where they should focus their efforts. We act as consultants with the community to guide them in the direction of best approaches that will show positive change. We strive for communities to solve their problems with strategies that have been proven to work and are sustainable as well as work across all cultures in their community.

News from ROCMND

Keep up with the latest happenings at ROCMND Area Youth Services

First Drink

Too young to remember but continue to hear the stories. Teething babies can wear out any parent, a really good teething baby can wear out the entire family. This is exactly what took place in the family. The treasured older generation of caregivers finally met their match. Having exhausted a long generations of proven methods…

RBSS Training Classes

Practicing Safe Alcohol Sales and Service Responsible Beverage Service and Sales (RBSS) was developed by a group of concerned agencies across the state of Oklahoma including the following agencies: Regional Prevention Policy Coordinators, Oklahoma Prevention Policy Alliance, the Oklahoma Alcohol Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission, and the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Responsible…

Binge Drinking

Let’s introduce a new thought of responsible drinking. Why care if someone is having a night out? What if they had a terrible week and just need to relax with a couple of glasses of wine or a few beers. Life’s daily stresses affect each of us. So why not relax by having a few…