Opioids and Prescription Drug Use

Celebrate National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® (NDAFW) is March 30 – April 5, 2020. NDAFW is a national health observance linking teens to science-based facts to SHATTER THE MYTHS® about drugs! You can learn more about this via the National Institute on Drug Abuse...

Using Data to Inform Your Prevention Strategies

What is data? Data is a collection of facts, such as numbers, words, measurements, observations or even just descriptions of things. It can be qualitative (descriptive information) or quantitative (numerical information). One of the ways data can be collected is via a...

Participate in the DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Another National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is quickly approaching! Gather your unused, unwanted or expired prescription drugs to dispose of safely during the upcoming event. When: Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 10AM to 2PM Where: A comprehensive list of...

International Overdose Awareness Day is August 31

Join us as we observe International Overdose Awareness Day on August 31, 2019. According to Penington Institute, the organization responsible for this international initiative: “International Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the...

Generation Rx: Prevent Prescription Drug Misuse and Abuse

Spread the word by downloading and sharing this image on Twitter and Facebook. Get in the know by exploring facts and resources on prescription drug misuse and abuse prevention topics such as how to clean out your medicine cabinet, how to talk to your teens about...