Partner Resources

Resources for Safety Advocates
  • Materials designed to help you promote teen driving safety in your communities
  • The 2018 Colorado Motor Vehicle Problem ID Dashboard through CDOT (past Problem ID Reports can be viewed here)
  • 2017, Ninth Edition National Highway Transportation Safety Administration’s Countermeasures That Work
    • This guide is a basic reference to assist State Highway Safety Offices (SHSOs) in selecting effective, evidence-based countermeasures for traffic safety problem areas which include: Alcohol- and Drug-Impaired Driving; Seat Belts and Child Restraints; Speeding and Speed Management; Distracted and Drowsy Driving; Motorcycle Safety; Young Drivers; Older Drivers; Pedestrian Safety; and Bicycle Safety
  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Peer-To-Peer Teen Traffic Safety Guide
    • This guide examines the importance and benefit of investing in peer-to-peer teen traffic safety programs as part of a broader strategic initiative. It identifies the essential elements of a peer-to-peer program determined through research and discussion with an expert panel and others working with teens or in the teen driving and/or traffic safety arenas, and outlines why each is important
  • CDC's What Works: Strategies to Reduce or Prevent Drunk Driving

Positive Youth Development (PYD)

  • Visit CDPHE's Positive Youth Development site for information and resources on utilizing and fostering positive youth development in your programs, policies, and practices
  • Colorado Statewide Youth Development Plan is a guide for:
    • Using positive youth development as an approach for partnering with youth ages 9 to 25 to help them achieve their full potential
    • Understanding the gaps in programs and services for youth and the recommended strategies for addressing these gaps
    • Engaging a broad array of stakeholders, including youth, to improve supports for youth so that they are education-ready, career-ready, and ready for life
  • The PYD In Action Tool: a tool developed to foster reflection, discussion, and continuous improvement for youth-serving entities

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