Category Archives: In The News

25 Jun
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Support The International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

The theme for the 2020 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, “Better Knowledge for Better Care,” emphasizes the need to improve the understanding of the world drug problem and how in turn, better knowledge will foster greater international ...

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20 May
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New Resources!

We’re excited to announce the development of four new prevention resources! Learn about vaping, smoking, and COVID-19; how you can prevent an opioid related death; the dangers of fentanyl and fentanyl analogs; and the impact of marijuana use on adolescents. Check ...

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11 May
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It’s National Prevention Week!

This week is SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week (NPW), an annual health observance to increase public awareness and action around substance use prevention and to promote positive mental health. NPW is organized around theme days to focus attention on particular substances ...

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01 May
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#GivingTuesdayNow

We come together for #GivingTuesdayNow, a new global day of giving and unity created as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. We are in the grip of the most severe substance abuse and overdose epidemic in the ...

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04 Dec
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8th Annual Drug Prevention Summit

Drug Free America Foundation Inc. is partnering with the Hillsborough County Anti-Drug Alliance to host the 8th Annual Drug Prevention Summit. This two day event will be held on February 17-18th of 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Airport-Westshore.

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19 Sep
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Women and Opioids: The Unseen Impact

Healthline highlights Drug Free America Foundation as a charity working to support women with opioid use disorder in their new web resource.

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17 Sep
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Red Ribbon Week October 23 – 31, 2019

The Red Ribbon Campaign is the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the nation, reaching millions of young people during Red Ribbon Week, October 23rd - 31st each year.

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2018 NSDUH Report
20 Aug
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SAMHSA releases latest findings from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health

The NSDUH is a comprehensive household survey of substance use, substance use disorders, mental health, and use of mental health and substance abuse treatment services.

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25 Jul
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The Phoenix: Stronger Than Stigma

The Phoenix is an active recovery community offering FREE exercise events to all participants who are 48 hours clean and sober.

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16 May
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International Conference on Drug Prevention, Treatment and Care: Inspiration and Direction July 1-5, 2019

The International Society of Substance Use Professionals (ISSUP) in collaboration with UNODC is delighted to hold the International Conference on Drug Prevention, Treatment and Care in Vienna, July 1-5, 2019.

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