YAB

The Community Anti-Drug/Alcohol and Youth Violence
Task Force

Parenting

parentingBeing a parent is one of the most fulfilling and challenging experiences a person can have.  We provide classes and workshops for parents that focus on the principals of healthy parenting.

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Character

characterLee's Summit is a Community of Character committed to character development. The Character Council was formed with leadership from important sectors in our community.

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Prevention

handsLee's Summit CARES is committed to preventing and reducing substance abuse and violence in our youth population.  We partner with  community sectors to prevent, educate and create awareness.

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Join the Youth Advisory Board and Make an Impact

youth advisory boardYouth leadership is the key to the success of Lee's Summit CARES. Youth bring creativity, leadership and energy to many of Lee's Summit CARES' initiatives that work to prevent and reduce underage drinking and substance abuse in our community. We are now taking applications for the 2015-2016 school year.

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Drug Take-Back Day
September 26, 10am - 2pm

Drug Take-BackIn conjunction with National Drug Take-Back Day, Lee's Summit CARES and the Lee's Summit Police Department have partnered to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means to dispose of unused prescription and over the counter medications. Persons can turn in unwanted and expired medications at one of the several drop off locations throughout Lee's Summit.

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