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​​Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition

To create a healthy community through:

The education of parents and youth on the prevention of substance abuse and other at-risk behaviors.

Network opportunities among coalition members and the community.

The education of Henrico County residents on risk and protective factors and the impact of substance use in our community.

Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition is a 501 (C) 3 Non-Profit Organization that promotes health and wellness in Henrico County with a primary focus on reducing youth substance abuse through education, advocacy and capacity building. 

Town Hall Meetings

Too Smart 2 Start Coalition members are available to attend community groups and speak on topics or provide information associated with healthy youth development.  Contact Justin House 


A community where all individuals and families are healthy and safe


Meetings are held at the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center located at:            1140 N. Laburnum Avenue. Richmond, VA


Communication, Collaboration, Cooperation

In fiscal year 2017, Too Smart 2 Start conducted a Henrico county-wide needs assessment of how parents and youth views and behaviors toward adolescent drug use.  Below is an Infograph of that summarizes the results of the survey. It helps us understand why you drug abuse exists and simple, proven strategies that will help youth avoid drug abuse. A PDF version can be downloaded at