Location: PEACE Office

Category: Events

Department: PEACE


PEACE Council was etablished:

  • To advise the Governor of Guam on current state and community‐level programs, policies and practices relative to mental health promotion and substance abuse prevention and early intervention efforts and resources needed.
  • To support the work of Guam’s State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup (SEOW) in the collection, analysis and reporting of Guam data on mental health and substance abuse consumption patterns and consequences.
  • To guide and support state and community‐level organizations in their development and implementation of comprehensive mental health and substance abuse prevention and early intervention Plans for Guam that are: data‐driven, strategic, culturally relevant and sustainable for Guam; and
  • To advocate for the strategic use of data by government‐funded entities for determining what mental health and substance abuse prevention policies, programs and practices to serve to be the most necessary and effective for the people of Guam.