The IL Church Action on Alcohol & Addiction Problems (ILCAAAP) Teen Board is a leadership group of teens who model and promote a drug-free lifestyle to other teens and youth. Through their presentations and example, the Teen Board demonstrates that a drug-free lifestyle is not only possible, but desirable. The ILCAAAP Teen Board was formed in June 1997 from a group of high school students who attended ILCAAAP’s first Interfaith Youth Prevention Retreat. This yearly retreat provides high school students with training in:
The Teen Board promotes this lifestyle through skits about alcohol substance abuse, enabling, and peer pressure. They perform these skits at school assemblies, youth camps, freshmen orientations, parenting programs, school/community events, summer youth programs, and church youth groups.