Northern Lights
Against Substance Abuse

Lighting the Way to Prevent Substance Misuse since 2011

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Our Team

Coalition Coordinator
Katie Wargo

Outreach Coordinator
Denise Williams

Coalition Chair

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Our Mission

The Northern Lights Against Substance Abuse unites community members in Northern Anne Arundel County to reduce the misuse of alcohol and drugs among youth and young adults through collaborative efforts using evidence-based strategies.

Our Vision

Youth and young adults in Northern Anne Arundel County are free from alcohol and drug misuse.

Our Goals

  • Decrease underage drinking and binge drinking
  • Educate parents, youth, and community members about the negative consequences of underage drinking
  • Support law enforcement
  • Bring prevention awareness through community events

Attention Owners and Managers of Alcohol-Selling Establishments in Anne Arundel County!

Do you have a few minutes to answer some questions that will help guide us in creating the standards which will serve as the foundation for the Safe County Alliance initiative? The survey takes approximately 3 minutes to complete. We appreciate your insight and time.

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Any questions or concerns can be directed to Caitlin Hall at DOH, 410-222-1841 or

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