Massapequa Takes Action Coalition The Massapequa Takes Action Coalition (MTAC) seeks to prevent and reduce risky behaviors among youth thereby diminishing the danger of drug use, heroin overdose and other high risk activities. Our goal is to help young people and their families find better ways to manage their emotional pain and minimize their stress without using or abusing drugs and alcohol. In Massapequa, "Lock Your Meds" 71% of young people in Massapequa who misuse prescription drugs get them from their homes, friends' homes or relatives' homes.* Massapequa ranks highest in arrests for heroin in Nassau County for 2016 with a total of 80 arrests. Overdoses werethe leading cause of deaths in Nassau County among 18-35 year olds: 210 in 2015; 190 in 2016. *Young Adult Survey (MTAC 2016).