The greater Derry community has grown in its responsiveness to concerns and issues as they emerge. Ongoing collection and analysis of data, effective collaboration and sharing of resources helps community members identify issues and emerging trends. This enables increased participation in being informed and determining solutions.
Community Alliance for Teen Safety has effectively served as a central hub – connecting the various ―spokes of the community wheel. Outreach to the community and in-reach to CATS has been simultaneous and dynamic, establishing a prototype for looking at solving community issues going forward.