South County Bridges to a Drug Free Community

Become part of something that’s making a change and a difference in our community.

Our Mission

  • Improve life pathways for a healthy community
  • Prevent youth substance abuse
  • Increase awareness and educate the community
  • Promote individual neighborhood’s social, economic, spiritual, and emotional healing processes

Our Vision

We envision Southern Anne Arundel County as a whole community free of substance abuse.

Our Goals

  • Decrease underage drinking, prescription drugs and marijuana usage
  • Educate and provide education to parents, youth and community organizations
  • Provide media advocacy
  • Implement awareness activities
  • Ensure liquor establishments check for ID and pass compliance checks

South County Bridges Events

Dec
7
Fri
South County Bridges Meeting @ Anne Arundel County Southern District Police Department
Dec 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
13
Thu
Opioid Misuse Prevention Monthly Meeting @ AAMC - Clatanoff Pavilion - The Rotary Room (1st Floor)
Dec 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

DIRECTIONS

FROM ANNAPOLIS & THE EASTERN SHORE           FROM WASHINGTON, D.C., & POINTS WEST
Rt. 50 W to Jennifer Rd, Exit 23A.                                Rt. 50 E to Parole, Exit 23.
LEFT onto Jennifer Road.                                              Bear RIGHT onto West Street.
RIGHT onto Medical Parkway.                                     RIGHT onto Jennifer Road.
RIGHT at the next light.                                                LEFT onto Medical Parkway.
Park in GARAGE C.                                                 RIGHT at the next light & Park in GARAGE C.

FROM BALTIMORE
I-97 S to Rt 50 E to Parole, Exit 23.
Bear RIGHT onto West Street.
RIGHT onto Jennifer Road.
LEFT onto Medical Parkway.
RIGHT at the next light.
Park in Garage C

Dec
14
Fri
Opioid Overdose Response Training in Glen Burnie @ Anne Arundel County Department of Health - Glen Burnie
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Dec
27
Thu
Opioid Overdose Response Training in Annapolis @ Anne Arundel County Department of Health - Annapolis
Dec 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jan
4
Fri
South County Bridges Meeting @ Anne Arundel County Southern District Police Department
Jan 4 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Areas We Serve

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Contact South County Bridges

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soco@preventsubstanceabuse.org

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Our Team

Coalition Co-Chairs – Barbara Studer-Baer & Jim Zsiga

Coalition Co- Coordinators – Brian Hinman & Justine Maas


 Our Members Include

AA County Board of License Commissioners
AA County Community Action Agency
AA County Department of Health
AA County Executive’s Office of Constituent Services

AA County Partnership for Children, Youth and Families
AA County Police Department
AA County Public Schools
Anne Arundel Community College

Chesapeake Center for Youth Development
Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney
Community Members
Department of Juvenile Services
Faith Based Services

Pathways Treatment Facility
State Highway Administration
The IMPACT Society
Transforming the Community