A healthy and safe community, free of substance misuse.
Improve the health of the greater Knoxville community by reducing the use of alcohol and drugs through policy, systems and environment change.
How we are making a difference
Now Hiring: Lifeline Regional Director
Metro Drug Coalition Lifeline Regional Director About Metro Drug Coalition is the only non-profit agency in Knoxville that offers community-directed, family-driven and youth-focused strategies to prevent substance abuse. MDC works to mobilize the entire community against the abuse of alcohol and other drugs. The Lifeline Project was established to reduce stigma related to the disease…
7th Annual Community Champion Awards
Do you know someone who is making Knoxville a safer and healthier place to live? Nominate them for MDC’s 7th Annual Community Champion Awards! Nominate: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BCDQSGR The Community Champion Awards is a time for MDC to recognize community leaders who are making Knoxville a safer and healthier place to live! The event will be at The…
2019 Mayors’ All4Knox Summit
Join us at the 2019 Mayors’ All4Knox Summit where we will connect numerous community sectors and design meaningful solutions to address substance misuse as one community. Following the guidance set forth by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, a national substance misuse prevention agency, we will divide the community into sectors to design…