small spf flowerStrategic Prevention Framework Step 6: Sustainability

Sustainability, the sixth step of the SPF, covers how communities can sustain an effective strategic planning process as well as programs and practices that produce positive prevention results. Below are resources to support your work. For more sustainability resources, visit our training and tools pages.

 

SUSTAINABILITY EXAMPLES

partnership
 
Podcast Episode 30: Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Steps for Success

This podcast developed by the Mid-America Prevention Technology Transfer Center discusses a proven process used by a Drug Free Communities grantee to build buy-in and sustainability right from the beginning.

Youth
 
Riverhead CAP Continues Community Influence Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, CADCA features this youth coalition that continues to hold virtual general meetings several times a month and also meets in committees to work on remote video projects for a campaign entitled, "My Best Life."

Community
 
Sustainability Planning in Oklahoma’s Prevention System: A Workbook

This workbook was developed by the state of Oklahoma to guide their community level prevention providers through the process of completing plans to sustain outcomes after their final year of funding.