Substance Abuse Prevention

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coalition-hands-570x783 Information on Youth Services Alliance’s Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition. This Coalition meets quarterly around Cass County. The coalition includes people from all sectors of our community including, youth, parents, businesses, media, schools, youth-serving organizations, law enforcement, religious/fraternal organizations, other civic/volunteer groups, healthcare, state, local, or tribal government agencies, and other organizations that work at reducing substance abuse. Lets work together to prevent drug use!
Cass County’s Local Coordinating Council. Meets the 2nd Monday of each month to combat the local drug issues in our community. People from prevention, law enforcement, treatment, and volunteers are invited to attend these monthly meetings.
Indiana Coalition Network is a collaboration among Local Coordinating Councils (LCC) throughout the state of Indiana, to work together toward a common goal of building a safe, healthy, drug free communities.
spf SPF Indiana is a website that explains Indiana’s prevention work using the latest public health research and data to make informed decisions utilizing the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) process. Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) is working toward expanding the use of SPF to communities and coalitions across the State, funded through Substance Abuse Block Grant funds and supported by the IPRC’s staff.
Talk-Logo-Black Talk They Hear you is SAMHSA’s underage drinking prevention campaign helps parents and caregivers start talking to their children early about the dangers of alcohol. Contains parent resources, latest stats and coverage, talk they hear you interactive app, and much more.
main_logo SAMHSA is the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration which is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
The Great Lakes Prevention Technology Transfer Center (Great Lakes PTTC) is located at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies (CHESS). Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to provide training and technical assistance services to the substance abuse prevention field including professionals/pre-professionals, organizations, and others in the prevention community.
“Indiana teens are more likely to use vaping devices than cigarettes. The increase in vaping among youth is rising at such an alarming rate that the U.S. Surgeon General is calling it an epidemic that “demands action to protect the lives of young people.”
icrud ICRUD is the Indiana Coalition to Reduce Underage Drinking and it’s vision is to create healthier and safer environments by reducing the accessibility and availability of alcohol to underage persons. ICRUD believes that all young people have the right to live and learn in environments that do not promote or facilitate underage drinking. We believe that youth and adults working together for policy change are an integral part of the solution.
buzzkill-logo BUZZKILL helps colleges educate their students about their responsibility when hosting parties and the consequences that occur when underage students are provided alcohol.
next-level-recovery Next Level Recovery is providing access to resources for prescribers, emergency personnel, community leaders, and persons with substance use disorder and their families are one of many important components that is taking Indiana to the Next Level against the opioid crisis. People with substance use disorder have a disease and they cannot overcome it alone. Recovery involves support, respect and growth in the community and the individual.
nfp National Family Partnership, formerly the National Federation of Parents for Drug Free Youth, was established as a grassroots, nonprofit organization in 1980 by a handful of concerned and determined parents who were convinced they should begin to play a leadership role in drug prevention. Since its founding thirty years ago, NFP has devoted its efforts to the well-being of youth. Today, NFP is a national leader in drug prevention education & advocacy. Our mission is to lead and support our nation’s families and communities in nurturing the full potential of healthy, drug-free youth.
pfdfk Partnership for Drug-Free Kids is committed to helping families struggling with their son’s or daughter’s substance use. We empower families with information, support and guidance to get the help their loved one needs and deserves. And we advocate for greater understanding and more effective programs to treat the disease of addiction.
help exists to empower people with all the resources and tools they need to start or continue on their journey of recovery. Addiction presents unique challenges for everyone, but with the help and support of other people, anyone can overcome. To get started in recovery, the first step is to find a rehab facility that will be the right fit for your unique situation – including your level of addiction, your budget, and your availability.
rehabspot Addresses Teenage drug addiction is one of the most serious substance abuse problems in America. Luckily, early treatment can help prevent a lifetime of drug abuse.
alocholrehab ARG is dedicated to helping people overcome alcoholism and achieve long-term sobriety. Our team is made up of individuals who have personal experience with alcohol addiction, and understand the importance of delivering top-notch resources and information. That was our inspiration. ARG aims to educate people on the dangers of alcohol addiction and guide them or their loved one into a treatment program.
addictioncetner Addiction Center’s “Educating young people on the potential risks of abusing drugs and alcohol can enable them to make better choices.”
nih-nida-logo National Institute on Drug Abuse’s mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health.
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shatter Shatterproof’s Substance Use Disorder Treatment Task Force has developed the National Principles of Care, a standard for addiction treatment based on proven research. And for the first time ever, 16 leading healthcare payers have agreed to unite around this standard. With this agreement, we’re closer than ever to ensure that every American with a substance use disorder has access to quality, evidence-based treatment.
mtflogo The Monitoring the Future (MTF) project, begun in 1975, has many purposes. Among them is to study changes in the beliefs, attitudes, and behavior of young people in the United States. In recent years, the U.S. has experienced tremendous changes in public opinion toward such diverse issues as government and politics, alcohol and other drug use, gender roles, and protection of the environment. Much of our current upheaval in attitudes is especially concentrated, and often first seen, in today’s youth. This study focuses on youth because of their significant involvement in today’s social changes and, most important, because youth in a very literal sense will constitute our future society.
tuck At Tuck, we define sleep health as a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being as determined by the quality of an individual’s sleep. Our definition is broad and covers everything from types of sleep (polyphasic, biphasic, etc.) to the way your health is impacted by sleep both positively and negatively.
arstrvlogo Our advanced approach to addiction treatment and drug treatment empowers individuals on the path to recovery. The Recovery Village offers comprehensive treatment for dual diagnosis based drug and alcohol rehab, eating disorder and mental health treatments tailored to the patient’s specific needs. At The Recovery Village, we understand addiction. Our fully trained staff will guide patients and family to the goal of complete rehabilitation.
F&VTextOnly Faces & Voices of Recovery is the nation’s leading recovery advocacy organization promoting policies that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights.
xalcohol_org_logo.png.pagespeed.ic.G07HJttg8x is dedicated to informing the public about the use and abuse of alcohol. You will find the latest alcohol research, studies and statistical data, brought to you by government agencies, academic institutions, news sources and awareness organizations. You will also find a wealth of alcohol-related resources, support groups, and helplines for those struggling with alcoholism.
drug-rehab-logo is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. We provide well-researched, fact-based resources on this site.
projectknow is used to locate advice in Logansport, IN for yourself or someone you care for. With the most significant national collection of addiction treatment programs we can help connect you with the care you need, whether it’s for Methaqualone, Quaalude or something else entirely. All available facilities are able to distribute the best-quality alcohol and substance addiction regimen or expert behavioral addiction therapies to treat your individual needs.
Image result for is a website to use when you are investing in a family member’s health and well-being, you want to make sure you’re choosing the right option for your Logansport alcohol and substance abuse recovery center. While the most prudent thing to do may still be to dial our hotline advisors so they can discuss your specific requirements, reading how people are reviewing or rating some of the addiction treatment centers in your area is another good place to begin.
logo-opp Operation Prevention is an initiative brought to you by the DEA and Discovery Education to educate elementary, middle and high school students about the true impacts of prescription opioid misuse and heroin use.
alcohol-treatment-logo is committed to helping people recover from addiction by finding each client a treatment program that is developed specifically for their needs. We strive to connect clients with the top respected rehabilitation centers across the country, while always keeping their recovery at the forefront of each conversation.
logo_3 Campus Drug Prevention is a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) website that provides institutions of higher education and their surrounding communities with these resources to prevent drug abuse among college students. We are committed to promoting the importance of prevention and its role in helping ensure the health and safety of our nation’s colleges and universities.
pwh-logo-color Parents Who Host Lose the Most: Don’t Be a Party to Teenage Drinking is a public awareness program that has been implemented in all 50 states, Canada, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Japan. It educates parents about the risks of serving alcohol at teen parties and increases awareness of and compliance with underage drinking laws.
header_logo is the web portal for the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking (ICCPUD) and your gateway to comprehensive research and resources on prevention.
mobile-menu-logo_2x The Ultimate Party Foul is a website that gives you tips on how NOT to have the ultimate party foul, which could be legal consequences or even death. Most party fouls, let’s face it, are pretty dumb. Sometimes they land you an unfortunate nickname, a nasty bruise, or make you the star of a few embarrassing snaps. But the damage usually ends there. Underage drinking and driving, however, is a party foul with real consequences. Get busted, and you could pay fines, do community service, and lose your license. It’s the ultimate party foul.
know-logo-1 Know! gives the parents and caregivers of middle school-age kids the education, strategies, and empowerment they need to raise children who are healthy as well as alcohol, tobacco, and drug-free
uic-logo-circle-red.jpg UIC (University of Illinois at Chicago):  An infographic from the UIC Health Informatics program that explains the short and long-term effects that binge drinking and alcoholism has for individuals and the public as a whole.
logo Parents LEAD (Listen, Educate, Ask, Discuss) is an evidence-based underage drinking prevention program targeting parents through statewide, web-based communication. The program is designed to help parents…
  • initiate and/or continue conversations with their children about underage drinking and other difficult subjects at any age
  • role-model positive and healthy behaviors
  • monitor their children’s whereabouts
  • provide support and engagement
dont-serve-teens We Don’t Serve Teens is a  website that has tools and information to help parents and others reduce teen drinking and related harm. Teens who drink usually get alcohol from “social sources” — at parties, from older friends and family, or by taking it from a cabinet or refrigerator without permission. Teen drinking is linked to injury and risky behavior. We can reduce teen drinking by stopping teens’ easy access to alcohol.
images Listen is the Official site of Viacom’s addiction initiative, offering resources to help turn addiction around and start the path to recovery.
brain-development_0 Get Smart About Drugs is a DEA site has information on drugs and paraphernalia, news, trends, stats, drugs and your family, and much more. It contains an abundance of information that could be useful to parents, caregivers, educators, etc.
lethal What do you consider Lethal is an engaging and evidence-based campaign designed to help teens tackle the issue of reckless and distracted driving. Check out all the fantastic tools on this site and get involved!
MADD_Taglinelogo2 MADD is Mother’s Against Drunk Driving, it is a movement to end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support victims of these violent crimes, and prevent underage drinking. MADD’s five-year agenda to advance and achieve our mission is dedicated to saving more lives and supporting more victims. This strategic direction moves us further down the road to fulfilling our ultimate goal: No More Victims.
Opioid Help is owned and operated by Recovery Worldwide, LLC. a national informational marketing umbrella for several addiction- and recovery-related properties. While Recovery Worldwide does work with nationally recognized addiction treatment facilities, Opioid Help functions independently of any recovery treatment provider and is only meant as a resource for news and information about Opioids. Nothing on can substitute actual, professional medical help. Every topic that is written about on Opioid Help was chosen based on its relevance to the Opioid Epidemic or from speaking with someone who has gone through the recovery process.
No matter where you live in the United States, there are drug and alcohol addiction resources available. With the help of programs like rehabilitation centers, medical detox facilities and support groups, you can overcome substance use disorder for a healthier future. The Recovery Village® welcomes patients from across the country with full-service treatment programs in several states.
Affordable Colleges Online discusses SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN COLLEGE Recognizing, Understanding and Combating Alcohol & Drug Abuse on Campus.
The Indiana Recovery Council (IRC) is comprised of 16 individuals who support the goal of a recovery-oriented, person-centered delivery service system in Indiana. Established in 2004, the IRC acts in an advisory capacity to the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) and the DMHA Mental Health & Addiction Planning & Advisory Council (to matters pertaining to Indiana residents affected by mental health and addiction issues). is empowering healthy living across the web. An ambitious attempt at doing the most good.The mission at is to make healthy living accessible to all.It is their belief that every aim should be centered around doing the most good, in whatever capacity that is. For them, their purpose is to be the most useful health resources available (which is easier said than done, a tall task, as all aims should be). They aim to have the most positive far-reaching impact that they can.
Alcohol Addiction Center is a free, web-based resource helping to bring education and information to the world of alcohol addiction. It is our hope that with increased awareness, more and more people will get help with their alcohol problems.
Avenues has College Substance Abuse Statistics, Facts, & Recovery – The Complete Guide
Sunshine Behavioral Health teaches you what Vaping is, and the different types of vapes. It has a discussion on whether or not vaping is dangerous including the negative known effects of vaping, the current outbreak of vaping illnesses. It also addresses whether or not countries such as Canada or the UK have similar issues. Why do teens vape, how to tell if they are vaping, how to and not to properly stop teens from vaping.  
On this website, you can take a closer look at the current teen drug use trends and how you can help your teen make positive choices as they go through their journey of maturity. There is much more then just that throughout the website, explore what else they have to offer.
In this article, they will discuss what a Blood Alcohol Calculator is for, factors that influence BAC, and how BAC calculators may help you avoid DUIs—and the consequences that come with that offense.
This is the teacher’s guide for the “Mind Matters” series, developed by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health. “Mind Matters” includes nine engaging printed materials designed to help students in grades 5 – 8 understand the biological effects of drug misuse on the brain and body, along with identifying how these drug-induced changes affect both behaviors and emotions.
Denver Recovery Center is an addiction treatment center in Colorado that specializes in holistic and evidence-based treatment. At our rehab center, we believe treating substance addiction requires a full continuum of care that addresses the mind, body, and spirit. A person isn’t defined by their addiction, so why should their treatment be? Read on to discover more about Denver Recovery Center and how we deliver individualized treatment.