Texans Standing Tall

Texans Standing Tall (TST) is the statewide coalition working to support and create healthier and safer communities for our youth. Our vision is to make alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs irrelevant in the lives of youth. We consist of community coalitions, individual adults and youth, state agencies and other organizations.

BREAKING NEWS:  The next Texans Standing Tall Statewide Summit for Creating Healthier and Safer Communities will be held:

More Summit Information and Registration
TOPIC:  Alcohol: No Ordinary Commodity
SPEAKER: Raul Caetano, MD, PhD, MPH
Date:  March 5-6, 2013 –  8:30 am – 4:00 pm.
Location:  Wyndham Garden Hotel  – 3401 South IH-35 – Austin, Texas 78741

Attend the 2013 Texans Standing Tall Statewide Summit and transform your ideas into healthier and safer communities. Come learn from experts and advocates how to implement proven youth alcohol and tobacco prevention strategies for statewide change. Participate and become equipped with practical tools for taking action in your community and our state. Make alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs irrelevant in the lives of youth and college students.

Attendance is $75. Meals and materials are included in this fee.
The Summit is made possible through support from the Federal Center for Substance Abuse Prevention and Seton Healthcare Family.

Who We Are

Texans Standing Tall (TST)  is a statewide coalition.  Their current efforts involve reducing and preventing youth substance abuse, with a particular focus on youth alcohol use.

TST works to energize and mobilize citizens to advocate for community change, serve as a current and reliable information source and advocate to change attitudes, behaviors and regulations to create healthier communities and protect our youth. Texans Standing Tall  provides community coalitions with training and support to assist them in advancing positive change on the community level.