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North Dakota Substance Abuse Prevention Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Watford City Community Prevention Coalition

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Jan Bakke, coalition lead, accepting the Targeted Community award on behalf of the Healthy Communities Coalition of Carrington Health Center from Crystal Kraft, N.D. Department of Human Services.
Marcia Hellandsaas, NDSU Extension Service agent, accepting the Targeted Community award from Tom Volk, N.D. Department of Human Services, on behalf of the Watford City Community Prevention Coalition alongside Chief of Police, Slade Herfindahl.

Watford City selected as a Targeted Community! (680kb pdf)


Watford City in Action



  • Community-wide New Year’s Eve event - December

Community Needs Assessment

Our Substance Abuse Prevention Plan

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Community Calendar

Check out local activities in Watford City!




The following businesses are key partners for our local substance abuse prevention coalition:

McKenzie County Public Health Nurse, Upper Missouri District Health Unit First Lutheran Church, Watford City
Watford City's City Council
Jack and Jill Grocery Store, Watford City
Watford City Police Department

For further substance abuse prevention information, contact Watford City's Community Prevention Specialist:

Tom Volk
E-mail: tmvolk@nd.gov