Mission

The GCPC improves behavioral health through innovative strategies and community partnerships to prevent substance use and mental health disorders impacting youth and adults in Genesee County

Vision

GCPC envisions a community free of mental health and substance use disorder

Goals

The GCPC utilizes the Strategic Prevention Framework to address substance abuse issues around:

  • Underage drinking
  • Youth marijuana use
  • Youth vaping (ENDS)
  • Prescription drug abuse


Membership Meetings

The GCPC General Monthly Membership Meeting occurs on the second Tuesday of each month from 8:30-10:00 a.m. All in-person meetings take place at our office located at G4428 Fenton Rd. Flint, MI 48507.

As a result of Covid-19, this meeting currently takes place virtually via Zoom.  E-mail info@thegcpc.org to be added to receive our GCPC monthly newsletter which contains the Zoom meeting details.

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Join a Workgroup Session

Youth Marijuana and Nicotine Awareness Workgroup

The Youth Marijuana and Nicotine Awareness Workgroup meet the first Tuesday of each month from 9:00-10:30 a.m.

Prescription Drug Misuse and Abuse Workgroup

The Prescription Drug Misuse and Abuse Workgroup meet the third Tuesday of each month from 9:00-10:30 a.m.

The Underage Drinking Prevention Workgroup

The Underage Drinking Prevention Workgroup meets the fourth Tuesday of each month from 9:00-10:30 a.m.

As a result of Covid-19, all workgroup meetings currently take place virtually via Zoom. Contact info@thegcpc.org if you are interested in participating in a workgroup meeting.

Drug Collection box locations in your county

Burton City Police Department
4090 Manor Dr, Burton, MI 48519
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Clio City Police Department
505 W Vienna St, Clio, MI 48420
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Fenton City Police Department
311 S Leroy St, Fenton, MI 48430
Available 24 hours

Flint Township Police Department
5200 Norko Dr, Flint, MI 48507
Available 24 hours

Flushing City Police Department
725 E Main St, Flushing, MI 48433
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Genesee Township Police Department
7244 N Genesee Rd, Genesee, MI 48437
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Genesee County Sheriff Sub-Station

Grand Blanc Township Police Department
5405 Saginaw Rd, Flint, MI 48507
Available 24 hours

Metro Police Authority
5420 Hill 23 Drive, Flint, MI 48507
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Mott Community College Public Safety
1401 E Court St, Flint, MI 48503
Available 24 hours

Vienna Township Building
3400 W Vienna Rd, Clio, MI 48420
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

County Prevention Initiatives and Accomplishments

  • GCPC 2019-2020 Community Norms Survey. This hybrid survey seeks to identify the root causes and local conditions that contribute to substance-use related issues impacting youth 12-17, young adults 18-25, and parents of youth 12-17 in Genesee County.
  • Parents Who Host Lose the Most Campaign
  • DEA Prescription Drug Take-Back Days in April and October


Do Your Part: Be The Solution Parents Create A Safe Space initiative.

The toolkit and accompanying mock teen bedroom scene serve as a resource to help parents and caregivers identify ways youth may conceal drug and alcohol use within the home. It also contains a resource guide that highlights prevention, treatment, and recovery resources, programs, and services available specifically for youth in Genesee County.

  • GCPC Youth Connections Magazine
  • GCPC Annual Meeting and Partner In Prevention Awards

On the web

Region 10
The Serenity House of Flint
Genesee County Health Department
New Paths, Inc.
Hope Network
Meridian Health Services
Catholic Charities of Flint
My Exceptionality
Alliance for Coalitions of Healthy Communities

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