The Bureau of Indian Affairs’ mission is to enhance the quality of life, to promote economic opportunity, and to carry out the responsibility to protect and improve the trust assets of American Indians, Indian tribes and Alaska Natives.
You can use the facilitator guide for "Get It Straight! The Facts About Drugs" in conjunction with the "Get It Straight!" student guide to support the implementation of various teen activities. The publications can be used in various settings, for example, student health classes, after-school programs, faith-based youth groups, and youth service programs to provide accurate information on some of the most common drugs and the consequences of drug use.
The Just Think Twice site is primarily for a teen audience. It contains drug facts, photos, hot topics, the cost of drug use to society, and more.
The Stop Impaired Driving site is designed to provide you with information and resources to fight drunk driving in your community.
The Drug Abuse Resistance Education program is a police officer-led series of classroom lessons that teaches children from kindergarten through 12th grade how to resist peer pressure and live productive drug- and violence-free lives.
This drug prevention and policy organization is committed to developing, promoting, and sustaining global strategies, policies, and laws that will reduce illegal drug use, drug dependence, drug-related injury, and death. The Drug Free America Foundation is a non-governmental organization in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
Drug Strategies promotes more effective approaches to the nation’s drug problems and supports private and public efforts to reduce the demand for drugs. It does this through prevention, education, treatment, law enforcement, and community initiatives. The group has issued many reports assessing the effectiveness of various public and private substance abuse prevention efforts.
The Office of Safe and Healthy Students is a subdivision in the Department of Education that is responsible for assisting drug and violence prevention activities in the nation's schools.
The Elks Drug Awareness Resource Center is the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the country. It is committed to eliminating the use of illegal drugs by all members of society.
Above the Influence's goal is to help teens stand up to negative pressures, or influences. The more aware teens are of the influences around them, the better prepared they will be to face those influences, including the pressure to use drugs and alcohol.