Prevention involves active organizations helping the community hinder substance abuse.
The age of majority is a term used to describe when a child becomes an adult in the eyes of the law, which for many things is 18 years old. This website describes some of what you are able to do now that you are 18.
Allies Linked for the Prevention of HIV and AIDS. We are a safe and welcoming place to go for HIV and AIDS education, testing, and support in Idaho.
betheparents.org is an educational website created by the Idaho State Prevention Committee designed to prevent and reduce underage drinking in Idaho by providing parents and guardians with information about the harmful effects of alcohol on the developing teen brain, along with proven skills for preventing underage alcohol use.
Community Coalitions of Idaho is a non-profit organization that was created in 2009 to strengthen advocacy efforts for substance abuse prevention in Idaho. CCI works to facilitate collaboration and encourage cooperation among Idaho community coalitions in order to address policies and issues with a united voice.
Connect the Pieces, a project of Supportive Housing and Innovative Partnerships (SHIP) works to prevent drug abuse in our community and rebuild the lives of people in recovery from substance abuse by providing supportive housing, recovery support services, employment training programs, and green job opportunities.
With the mission to offer a full service, comprehensive, employer friendly, drug-free workplace program this Web site offers a variety of resources and information to help people, businesses, and communities become drug-free.
IdahoGangs.com was created to provide parents, teachers, counselors, and concerned citizens, with information about the criminal gangs operating in Idaho. This site provides information that can be used to determine whether or not a criminal gang is operating in your local community, neighborhood, or school. As a resource, this information will help people recognize the signs that a son, daughter, or student is idolizing gang culture or affiliating with a criminal gang. Research has shown that the best chance of getting youth out of gangs is to intercede as early as possible and have parental involvement. Information sharing is a very powerful tool used to identify and address criminal gangs. The purpose of this site is to share information.
The Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children Coalition is dedicated to protecting Idaho’s children through community education and by identifying, arresting and prosecuting those who commit Internet crimes against children.
Truth208 is a large-scale prevention program aimed at reducing non-medical use of prescription and over-the-counter medications through public service messaging, education, and community outreach.
When it comes to alcohol and substance abuse, things are always changing. It can be hard to keep up with all the trends and practices of substance use and abuse. Most communities want to stop the underage drinking and drug usage in their community. After attending a presentation, you will know what is out there, where to find it, how people are abusing it, and you will have the knowledge to stop it!