GRACE Project Youth Drug And Alcohol Awareness Program


Research shows that alcohol use starts in seventh grade, creating a gateway to other substances.

Through the collaboration of local organizations, an alcohol-use awareness program is being offered to young adolescents in our community! A trained leader will utilize a research backed, alcohol-use prevention curriculum which incorporates age-appropriate comic strips and family involvement.

Who: Sixth grade students

Where: Rose E. Schneider Family YMCA

When: Once a week for 6 weeks (February 20, 2019 – March 28, 2019)

How: Registration is open through Wednesday, February 13, 2019.
Registration and program day vary based on student’s school; registration for SVSD students is not available through the Y.

Non Seneca Valley School District (SVSD) students:

• Choose: Wednesdays 4:55-6:00PM or Thursdays 4:55-6:00PM
• Must register through the Y, inhouse or online.

Haine Middle School students:
• Wednesdays, 4:55-6:00PM
• Must register by calling Amy Taylor at 724-776-1325

Evans City Middle School students:
• Thursdays, 4:55PM-6:00PM
• Must register by calling Kendra Bertoti at 724-538-8800

Participants will receive a FREE youth membership while participating in the program!

Transportation (SVSD students only)
Parents may provide direct transportation for their child to the Rose E. Schneider Family YMCA or bus transportation to the program is available after school. For convenience,  student may stay for the Homework Club and then dismiss to the transporting bus at 4:30PM. Students must be picked up at the Rose E. Schneider Family YMCA (2001 Ehrman Rd., Cranberry Twp., PA 16066).

For more information
Please contact Cindy Zonts, GRACE Community Church, at

This event is sponsored and facilitated by: Seneca Valley School District, GRACE Project, & Rose E. Schneider Family YMCA.