Westport Together strives to bring more community conversation and collaboration between agencies and organizations committed to promoting Positive Youth Development. With the collective experience and resources of our partners, we can work together to to make Westport a stronger community for our youth and families.
Positive Directions: The Center for Prevention and Counseling is a 501(c)(3), state-licensed provider of behavioral health treatment and prevention programs and have received state prevention and awareness funding continuously for close to 25 years, in recognition of our expertise as a provider of evidence-supported, data-driven, locally focused prevention programs to the communities we serve.
“TEAM” stands for “Together Effectively Achieving Multiculturalism.” As volunteers, we believe there are important benefits to our children, ourselves, our neighbors and our towns in doing so. Members of TEAM Westport live and/or work in Westport or Weston. To undertake its activities, TEAM Westport operates Education, Governance, Marketing, Outreach and Program Committees.
Members are appointed by Westport's First Selectman (mayor).
The Aspetuck Health District (AHD) is a governmental agency which provides local public health services. AHD is governed by a Board of Directors appointed by the First Selectpersons of Westport, Weston, and Easton.
Environmental Health works to prevent and control the spread of disease in the environment and responds to local environmental emergencies.
Community Health provides health promotion and disease prevention through education, screenings, immunizations and surveillance.
Emergency Preparedness conducts planning activities to prepare for and respond to emergencies. These include threats of pandemic influenza, biological terrorism, and other hazards.