Historic Triangle Drug Prevention Coalition (HTDPC)


The Historic Triangle Drug Prevention Coalition's (HTDPC) mission is to have a coordinated and collaborative approach to prevention, education and advocacy to decrease the negative impacts of substance use in the counties of James City and York and cities of Poquoson and Williamsburg.

Strategic Plan 2019-2024



Visit the new Opioid Video Library on WmbgCares.org and learn about the dangers of prescription opioids, harm reduction and how to combat the opioid crisis. 



To learn about the negative impacts of substance use in our community and year-round safe medication disposal sites, click on the following:

Campus Drug Prevention (Resources for College/University Educators)

Get Smart About Drugs (Resources for Parents, Educators, and Caregivers)

HTDPC Dashboard

Just Think Twice - (Teachers Guide for High School Students)

Operation Prevention (Teachers Guide for Elementary/Middle School Students)

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drugs - A Guide for Parents

Red Ribbon info

Safe Medication Disposal Sites - Williamsburg Area, York-Poquoson Area

SAMHSA - Your Recovery is Important

Teen Medicine Abuse Fact Sheet

The Dangers of Pain Medications

VCU - Rise Above

VA State Opioid Response Grant 2019-20 Annual Report



To learn more about the HTDPC and its efforts, visit the HTDPC Facebook Page.


Leadership (2021-2023)
Denise Kirschbaum, Chair
Amy Ashe, Vice-Chair

Sheri Newcomb, Secretary

Become a Member

Join our Member Agencies to Help Make a Difference in Our Community!

HTDPC Recruitment Flier

HTDPC is looking for YOUTH interested in making a difference in our community!

HTDPC Youth Engagement Flier

General Membership Meeting

Date: Fourth Monday at 9 a.m. of odd months (Jan., March, May, July, Sept. Nov.)

Sub-Committee Meetings

Data Outcomes Committee: TBD

(Supporting evidenced-based practices through collaboration and monitoring of data for decision making)

Prevention & Outreach Committee, Youth Committee: TBD

(Developing a comprehensive social marketing campaign to carry out prevention and outreach activities)


MHFA-Youth Training

Scattering CJ


Hidden in Plain Sight

Gateway Virtual Screening

Lunch & Learn Series


Hope Over Addiction

Town Hall Meeting