Reducing Risky Behaviors for Youth & Families (RBYF)

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Lee's Summit CARES

Program Summary: Lee's Summit CARES (LSC) serves as the only Lee's Summit community coalition addressing youth health and safety. The coalition has been dedicated to preventing youth substance use and violence, empowering positive parenting and promoting exemplary character since 1985. 

COMBAT funding is used to mobilize youth and adults in strategies of coalition building and prevention programming to impact youth health and safety in the coalition's Greater Lee's Summit service area. The goal of LSC's youth prevention programming is to increase healthy developmental assets that promote resiliency and reduce risky behaviors.

Program Addresses: 
1555 ME Rice Rd. • Building B • Lee's Summit, MO 64086

816-347-3202 •


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