FAQs about Olathe Communities That Care

Frequently asked questions about who Olathe CTC is and what we do.

What are your current priorities?

Based on the most recent survey data of our community's youth populations, our top priorities right now are preventing underage drinking, marijuana use and prescription drug misuse.

How are you funded?

The Olathe CTC is funded through grants from the State of Kansas as well as local alcohol funding.

How can I get involved?

Please email us at ctcolathe@gmail.com and let us know if you're interested!  Olathe CTC always welcomes new ideas and perspectives. Our meetings are open to the public, so feel free to attend even if you're just curious.

What are your meetings like?

Our coalition meetings are typically structured to have a featured speaker each meeting.  These speakers typically present for 15 to 20 minutes on items of interest such as emerging community trends, best practices for prevention efforts and community partnerships. We also discuss our agenda, plans, and events.

What community events are you involved in?

Olathe CTC sponsors the Olathe Summer Concert series and Olathe Fourth Fridays. We also host our own events like Olathe Family Week. Our calendar and Facebook page list our events and sponsorships throughout the year.