Alcohol, E-Cigarettes, Events, Marijuana, Parents, Prescription Drugs, Substances, Teachers, Teens, Youth

Red Ribbon Week Toolkit

This free toolkit was created to give all those engaged in youth drug prevention effective strategies, activities, and ideas to implement during Red Ribbon Week that are based on prevention science and research to help reduce youth substance use.

Parents, Policy Makers, Prescription Drugs, Substances, Uncategorized

Easy Ways to Improve Opioid Safety

Guidelines to Help Protect You and Your Family Opioids are often prescribed after surgery to help relieve pain. Below are some simple ways you can improve opioid safety. 1. Talk With Your Doctor If you have been prescribed an opioid, talk with your doctor about the risks and if possible, discuss alternatives to opioids. There… Continue reading Easy Ways to Improve Opioid Safety

Alcohol, Marijuana, Parents, Prescription Drugs, Substances, Teachers, Teens, Uncategorized, Youth

You Can Break Down Stigma

People with medical conditions need a supportive network to help them recover. Substance use disorder is just as much a valid condition as someone who is recovering from cancer. Any chronic medical condition requires support from a recovery community. Unfortunately, not all health conditions receive the same level of support. People with a substance use… Continue reading You Can Break Down Stigma