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  •  Alcohol (10)
    • Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at John Hopkins University (3)
      Information about alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs and surveys conducted among young people and their parents.
    • Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (1)
      Sponsored by CAMY at Georgetown University, the site monitors the marketing practices of the alcohol industry to youth.
    • Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (1)
      CSAP connects people and resources to innovative ideas and strategies, & encourages efforts to reduce & eliminate alcohol, tobacco, & illicit drug problems. CSAP fosters the development of comprehensive, culturally appropriate prevention policies.
    • Council on Alcohol and Drugs (1)
      Develops programs & materials based on current research on drug use & its impact on community. Mission is to build healthy, stable communities by combating substance abuse, & related problems, through prevention education, information and advocacy.
    • Join Together (0)
      Join Together, a project of the Boston University School of Public Health, is a national resource for communities working to reduce substance abuse.
    • Leadership To Keep Children Alcohol Free (0)
      Coalition of Governors’ spouses, Federal agencies, and public and private organizations, the Leadership is the only national effort that specifically targets prevention of drinking in the 9- to 15-year-old age group.
    • Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) (0)
      MADD's mission is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.
    • National Association for Children of Alcoholics (0)
      Our mission is to advocate for all children and families affected by alcoholism and other drug dependencies. In a word, we help kids hurt by parental alcohol and drug use.
    • The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information - SAMHSA's PREVLINE (0)
      Covers the latest information on substance abuse prevention and treatment. Information for the public and health professionals. Latest research findings. Daily related news articles. Special sections specifically for parents, teens, and youth.
    • UnderageDrinking.SAMHSA.gov (6)
      Focus is to provide parents with information and tools to help them have open and ongoing conversations with their preteen and teen children about the dangers of underage alcohol use.
  •  Community (13)
    • Caring for Our Youth (0)
      Caring for Our Youth web page includes links to information available for quick download or hard-copy mail order. These resources offer research and facts, signs and symptoms, tips for talking to teens, and more. http://store.samhsa.gov/home
    • Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) (2)
      a strong advocate for nutrition and health, food safety, alcohol policy, and sound science. Its award-winning newsletter, Nutrition Action Healthletter, is the largest-circulation health newsletter in North America. http://www.cspinet.org/
    • Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) (0)
      CADCA's mission is to create and strengthen the capacity of new and existing coalitions to build safe, healthy and drug-free communities. http://www.cadca.org/
    • Join Together (0)
      Join Together, a project of the Boston University School of Public Health, is a national resource for communities working to reduce substance abuse. http://www.jointogether.org/
    • Leadership To Keep Children Alcohol Free (0)
      Coalition of Governors’ spouses, Federal agencies, and public and private organizations, the Leadership is the only national effort that specifically targets prevention of drinking in the 9- to 15-year-old age group. http://www.alcoholfreechildren.org/
    • National Alliance for Hispanic Health (0)
      Good resource for health issues affecting Hispanic families. http://www.hispanichealth.org/
    • National Association for Children of Alcoholics (0)
      Our mission is to advocate for all children and families affected by alcoholism and other drug dependencies. In a word, we help kids hurt by parental alcohol and drug use. http://www.nacoa.org/
    • National Clearinghouse on Families & Youth (NCFY) (0)
      Established by the Family and Youth Services Bureau, US Department of Health and Human Services, serves as a central information source on youth and family policy. http://www.ncfy.com/
    • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (0)
      NCADD operates a toll-free Hope Line (800-NCA-CALL) for information & referral & a National Intervention Network (800-654-HOPE) to educate & assist the families & friends of addicted persons. http://www.ncadd.org/
    • National Crime Prevention Council (0)
      Great resource for information on what you can do to make your community a safer place. http://www.ncpc.org/
    • National Families in Action (NFIA) (0)
      Information for families on drug effects, prevention, updates on latest scientific findings, surveys, and other information. http://www.nationalfamilies.org/
    • National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) (0)
      NREPP is a searchable database of interventions for the prevention and treatment of mental and substance use disorders. SAMHSA has developed this resource to help people, agencies, and organizations implement programs and practices in their communities. http://nrepp.samhsa.gov/
    • The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information - SAMHSA's PREVLINE (0)
      Covers the latest information on substance abuse prevention and treatment. Information for the public and health professionals. Latest research findings. Daily related news articles. Special sections specifically for parents, teens, and youth. http://store.samhsa.gov/home
  •  Drug-Free Communities Support Program (2)
  •  Drugs (14)
    • American Council for Drug Education (ACDE) (0)
      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.
    • Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (0)
      CSAP connects people and resources to innovative ideas and strategies, & encourages efforts to reduce & eliminate alcohol, tobacco, & illicit drug problems. CSAP fosters the development of comprehensive, culturally appropriate prevention policies.
    • Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (0)
      Information about alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs and surveys conducted among young people and their parents.
    • Council on Alcohol and Drugs (0)
      Develops programs & materials based on current research on drug use & its impact on community. Mission is to build healthy, stable communities by combating substance abuse, & related problems, through prevention education, information and advocacy.
    • Dextromethorphan (cough syrup) Information (0)
      Sponsored by the Partnership for a Drug-Free America, this site targets teens with information about the dangers of dextromethorphan.
    • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) (0)
      The website lists contact information for DEA domestic offices and current information on drugs of concern.
    • Drug Identification (0)
      This site is sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration and can help identify drugs of abuse.
    • Drug Testing News (0)
      Sponsored by the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association, this website acts as a central source of information on drug and alcohol testing articles in the national media, federal and state government, the private sector, and the judicial system.
    • Elks Drug Awareness Program (0)
      The Elks Drug Awareness Program has worked to prevent drug use by our youth through education.
    • Inhalant Information (0)
      The National Inhalant Prevention Coalition sponsors this site with information on the dangers of inhalants.
    • Join Together (0)
      Join Together, a project of the Boston University School of Public Health, is a national resource for communities working to reduce substance abuse.
    • Marijuana Information (1)
      This site is sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) with current science-based information on marijuana.
    • The Anti-Drug (White House Office of National Drug Control Policy) (0)
      (ONDCP) presents tips for drug abuse prevention. Translated in Spanish, Chinese, Filipino, Korean, and Vietnamese, and designed to adults communicate more effectively with their kids about the consequences & dangers of drugs.
    • The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information - SAMHSA's PREVLINE (0)
      Covers the latest information on substance abuse prevention and treatment. Information for the public and health professionals. Latest research findings. Daily related news articles. Special sections specifically for parents, teens, and youth. http://store.samhsa.gov/home
  •  Español (1)
    • Habla Con Tus Hijos (0)
      Aquí encontrarás guías y consejos simples y prácticos para ayudarte a conversar con tus hijos y protegerlos.
  •  Parenting (6)
  •  Positive Youth Development (3)
    • Community Network for Youth Development (CNYD) (0)
      Community Network for Youth Development (CNYD) strives to strengthen programs and services for youth by providing workers and organizations with a practical link to research being done in the field. We also provide a forum for communication between funders and policy-makers and the people and agencies doing the daily work with young people.
    • Search Institute (0)
      Search Institute seeks to help families, schools, and communities make the world a better place for children and youth. Here you will find the tools and research you need—including the framework of 40 Developmental Assets.
    • GUIDE, Inc. (0)
  •  Tobacco (4)
  •  General (1)