Champaign County Community Coalition
What is the Community Coalition?
The Champaign County Community Coalition is a coordinated network of local government, law enforcement, juvenile justice, behavioral health, education, child welfare, and community service experts who work collaboratively to identify critical community issues that impact the lives of youth and their families. Together they work to build meaningful partnerships with families in order to help area youth function better at home, in school, in the community, and throughout their lives.
The Coalition’s Priorities
- Police Community Relations
- Community Engagement
- Youth Development
- Community Violence
- Mutual Advocacy
The Coalition’s Executive Committee provides overall leadership, determines priorities, oversight on activities and facilitates community conversations. Staff support for the project and to the Executive Committee is provided by the Equity and Engagement Department.