Welcome to Rockville Centre Coalition for Youth

An Alliance for Combined Action

Our mission is to plan and implement strategies to prevent and reduce
youth substance use and its associated consequences.

  • RVC Coalition launches Fake ID is a Felony Education Campaign.
  • Steven Dodge educates youth on addiction and recovery.
  • Members of the Rockville Centre Coalition for Youth, including Sector representatives from Police, RVC Youth Council, PTA, Lions Club and Chamber of Commerce at the CADCA mid-year training meeting.
  • NY State Senator Todd Kaminsky speaks to over 60 teens at the first meeting of the year of the RVC Youth Council, Inc. on September 20, 2016.
  • Our prevention message is getting into the right hands! On hundreds of take-out containers.
  • The Drug Free T-Shirt is a collaborative effort.
  • New York National Guard members with RVC Youth Council Chair Andrea Connolly, and Coalition Project Coordinator Ruthanne McCormack.
  • Coalition members work to educate legislators on teen drug abuse prevention at the Coalition leadership meeting in DC.
  • Coalition Members meet with Collen Nguyen, Legislative Director for Rep. Kathleen Rice to discuss issues in their community regarding youth substance abuse and addiction.
  • NY National Guard memers meet to assist with NOYL! Pledge signing.
  • RVC Youth Council, Inc. members meet to discuss presentation of NOYL! Pledge to Rockville Centre business owners.
  • Our Drug Free T-Shirt designed by Rockville Centre South Side High School freshman, Zachery Goldberg. The T-Shirt is available for a $10 donation. Please Contact Ruthanne McCormack @ 516 313-9041 or @ ramccormack@rvccoalitionforyouth.org
  • Prevention Awareness Sneaker Art Campaign
  • Step Up For Prevention
  • 6th Annual Walkathon Councilman Anthony D'Esposito Supporting the Rockville Centre Coalition
  • St. Agnes Cathedral Hospitality Sunday
  • 2018 CADCA Leadership Forum
  • Billboard on the Dangers of Vaping June 2018
  • Partnership with Councilman Anthony D’Esposito for a lifesaving Narcan Training at the Hispanic Brotherhood
  • Life Saving Narcan - Surgeon General recommends everyone 18 and over be trained to save a life from overdose
  • Coalition Members attend Awards Ceremony on June 15th 2018
  • Unmask the Truth About Substance Abuse 7th Annual Substance Abuse Awareness Campaign
  • 7th Annual Substance Awareness Face Mask Art Campaign
  • Youth Detective and Coalition Project Coordinator with Village Trustee in 2018 South Side High School 2018 Yearbook
  • Coalition Sector Members from the RVC Lions present Scholarships to Coalition Youth Sector Members of the South Side Leos Club.
  • Coalition provides important resources to community members during Narcan training at South Side High School on May 29th 2018
  • Rockville Centre Pharmacy Installs Medication Disposal Box. There are now 2 disposal boxes in Rockville Centre. Everyday is Drug Take Back Day in Rockville Centre.
  • Coalition Partner, Councilman Anthony D’Esposito provides Narcan Training to Coaliiton Sector Members Staff and Administration of the Hispanic Brotherhood
  • Coalition Representative and our Sticker Shock Banner.

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Narcan Training at Hispanic Brotherhood

Councilman Anthony D’Esposito coordinated with the Coalition to train our Coalition Sector Members at the Hispanic Brotherhood in the life saving administration of Narcan. More members of our community are now educated on how to save a life from...

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