All additional resources are listed in alphabetical order, with descriptions.
Above The Influence
Our goal is to help you stay above the influence. The more aware you are of the influences around you, the better prepared you will be to stand up to the pressures that keep you down . We're not telling you how to live your life, but are giving you another perspective and the latest facts. You need to make your own smart decisions.
American Council for Drug Education
The American Council for Drug Education is a substance abuse prevention and education agency that develops programs and materials based on the most current scientific research on drug use and its impact on society.
American Society of Addiction Medicine
The American Society of Addiction Medicine is an association of physicians dedicated to improving the treatment of alcoholism and other addictions, educating physicians and medical students, promoting research and prevention, and enlightening and informing the medical community and the public about these issues. The Society serves its members by providing opportunities for education and sharing of experiences, and by promoting the development of a body of professional knowledge and literature to enhance the quality and increase the availability of appropriate health care for people affected by the addictions.
Youth Tobacco Prevention
Tobacco information and prevention source
CheckYourself.com is a unique resource. It's a place for older teens to think in a focused way about their relationship with drugs and alcohol, and invites them to consider whether their substance use risks turning into a problem for them.
Club drugs are being used by young adults at all-night dance parties such as "raves" or "trances," dance clubs, and bars. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB , Rohypnol , ketamine , methamphetamine , and LSD are some of the club or party drugs gaining popularity. NIDA-supported research has shown that use of club drugs can cause serious health problems and, in some cases, even death. Used in combination with alcohol, these drugs can be even more dangerous.
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America
CADCA's mission is to build and strengthen the capacity of community coalitions to create safe, healthy and drug-free communities. The organization supports its members with technical assistance and training, public policy, media strategies and marketing programs, conferences and special events.
The Cool Spot
The young teen's place for info on alcohol and resisting peer pressure.
Drug Info Clearinghouse
DrugInfo Clearinghouse functions as a drug prevention network, providing easy access to information about alcohol and other drugs, and drug prevention. Professionals and members of the general community can use the service as their first port of call for information from local, national and international sources.
A nonprofit research institute that promotes more effective approaches to the nation's drug problems and supports private and public efforts to reduce the demand for drugs through prevention, education, treatment, law enforcement and community initiatives.
Since 1991, Join Together has supported community-based efforts to advance effective alcohol and drug policy, prevention, and treatment. Join Together leads initiatives to help communities respond to the harms caused by excessive alcohol and drug use and provides free internet services supporting their efforts. Learn about Join Together's current web-based services and other programs.
Just think twice about drugs - Being involved with drugs is a lot like playing Russian Roulette. So little is under your control. Hanging with friends who do drugs. Driving with someone who is high. Depending on people who put drugs ahead of their families and friends. And then there's you---making a decision to use. The first time it's a choice. After that, it may not be. And sometimes it's hard to know the total consequences of your choice---until it's too late.
In 1998, the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy ( ONDCP ) launched an historic initiative to encourage kids to stay drug-free. The Campaign targets youth ages 9-18-especially the vulnerable middle-school adolescents-their parents , and other adults who influence the choices young people make.
The Partnership for a Drug Free America
The Partnership for a Drug-Free America is a nonprofit coalition of communication, health, medical and educational professionals working to reduce illicit drug use and help people live healthy, drug-free lives.
Philip Morris USA, Youth Smoking Prevention, Parent Resource Center
In 1998, PM USA created a Youth Smoking Prevention (YSP) department with the objective of helping to prevent kids from smoking cigarettes.
Prevention initiatives for high school and college students.
Students Against Destructive Decisions
SADD's mission is to provide students with the best prevention and intervention tools possible to deal with the issues of underage drinking, other drug use, impaired driving and other destructive decisions.
US No Drugs
Find the correct drug rehab for your specific treatment needs. US No Drugs drug rehab counselors will help you find a drug rehab solution.