Coalition for Auburn & Lincoln Youth (CALY)

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We are parents, grandparents, youth, educators, health professionals, law enforcement and more working together toward a shared vision that young people in Auburn and Lincoln are free from substance use and have every opportunity to grow up healthy and with a positive vision for their future.

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The mission of the Coalition for Auburn and Lincoln Youth (CALY) is to work with communities to prevent and reduce youth substance use, promote healthy environments and support promising futures.


Our vision is that young people in Auburn and Lincoln are free from substance use and have every opportunity to grow up healthy and with a positive vision for their future.


As a Drug-Free Communities coalition, our primary goals are:

  • To Increase Community Collaboration
  • To Prevent and Reduce Youth Substance Use

Seven Strategies for Community Change

  • Provide Information
  • Build Skills
  • Provide Support
  • Enhance Access/Reduce Barriers
  • Change Consequences
  • Physical Environment/Design
  • Change Policy

Leadership & Partners

  • Chairperson: Kris Wyatt, Rotarian and Western Placer Unified School District Board Member

Granite Wellness

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  • Dr. Rob Oldham, Director of Placer County Health and Human Services – Local Government Sector
  • Dr. Christina Lasich, Western Sierra Medical Addictions Medicine Physician – Healthcare Sector
  • Shelley Rogers – Program Director
  • Renee Berg – Coalition Coordinator
  • Serenity Madison – Coalition Coordinator
  • Chief Ryan Kinnan, City of Auburn – Law Enforcement Sector
  • Drey Bravo, Foundry Youth Center – Youth Serving Organization Sector
  • Christina Ivazes, Placer County Public Health – Substance Use Prevention Organization
  • Jennifer Cook, Placer County HHS Children’s System of Car – Local Government Sector
  • Mike Lombardo, Placer Office of Education – School Sector
  • Chris Mireles, WPUSD – Schools Sector
  • Kris Wyatt, Lincoln Rotary – WPUSD School Board – Civic and Volunteer Sector
  • Dylan Jolley, Placer High School Freshman – Youth Sector
  • Pastor Michelle Dickerson, Parkside Church – Faith
  • Cecelia Sanchez, Lincoln Parent Liaison WPUSD – Parent Sector
  • Carol Feineman, Lincoln News Messenger – Media Sector
  • Granite Wellness
  • Placer Union High School District
  • Western Placer Unified School District
  • Auburn Union School District
  • Placer County Office of Education
  • Auburn Police Department
  • Lincoln Police Department
  • Placer County Sheriff
  • Placer County Probation
  • Placer County District Attorney
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • Friday Night Live
  • Placer County Youth Commission
  • Placer County Health & Human Services
  • Placer County Children’s System of Care
  • Coalition for Rocklin Youth
  • Placer County Board of Supervisors
  • Placer Nevada Medical Society
  • Rx Drug Safety Coalition
  • Lincoln Community Foundation
  • Auburn Hip Hop Congress
  • Parkside Church
  • KidsFirst
  • Koinonia Family Services
  • Team Giving
  • Chapa De
  • Gold Country Media
  • Auburn Elks
  • Lighthouse Counseling Services
  • Core Connectivity
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CALY has quarterly Leadership meetings and community members are encouraged to attend and get involved.

  • January 28th
  • April 22nd
  • June 10th
  • October 14th

Download Calendar Printable PDF

Meetings are currently being held via Zoom. To request a link to join our meeting and for more information, please contact us at



CALY Assessment #1: Youth Discuss Concerns
CALY Assessment #3: Stress and Coping

CALY Assessment #2: E-Cigs and Vape Pens
Interview with CALY Program Director at Growing Peace Camp