Partnership for Drug-Free Kids – The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing teen substance abuse and helping families impacted by addiction. It translates the science of teen drug use and addiction for families, providing parents with direct support to prevent and cope with teen drug and alcohol abuse. Several resources are available to parents to help youth be drug free.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) – MADD’s mission is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.
Be the Parents – This is an educational website created by the Idaho State Prevention Committee designed to prevent and reduce underage drinking by providing parents and guardians with information about the harmful effects of alcohol on the developing teen brain, along with proven skills for preventing underage alcohol use.
ParentFurther – ParentFurther is a Search Institute initiative designed to provide parents with encouraging advice and small steps to help kids be successful in the future. The website contains research findings, parenting strategies, childhood development at different ages and stages, discipline and values suggestions and the importance of spending time together.
Parents Empowered – ParentsEmpowered.org is a media and education campaign funded by the Utah Legislature and designed to prevent and reduce underage drinking by providing parents and guardians with information about the harmful effects of alcohol on the developing teen brain, along with proven skills for preventing underage alcohol use. They believe parents can keep their child from alcohol by bonding, setting boundaries and monitoring.
CASA Columbia: Family Day – Family Day is a national movement to celebrate parental engagement as an effective tool to help keep America’s kids substance free.
Parent Corps – Parent Corps is a new, national effort dedicated to helping parents prevent their children from using alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs. Modeled on the same principles as the Peace Corps, it harnesses the power of parents working together to keep their children drug free. The Parent Corps recruits, trains, certifies, and pays part-time or full-time salaries to Parent Leaders for two years of service.
Habla Con Tus Hijos – Aquí encontrarás guías y consejos simples y prácticos para ayudarte a conversar con tus hijos y protegerlos.
Parent Toolkit – Developed by NBC News Education Nation, this is a one-stop resource for a wealth of information related to almost every aspect of a child’s development, including academics, social and emotional health, health and wellness, financial literacy and college and career.
GUIDE’s mission is to improve community conditions by utilizing collaborations, promoting positive youth development, delivering specialized training and resources and preventing substance use and abuse.