Find everything you need to know to about drug facts, emerging trends and how to talk about the dangers of street drugs, Rx abuse and underage drinking.
Whether you’re a parent looking for ideas on how to speak with your child about underage drinking, drug abuse and tobacco use or simply looking for the facts about drugs and emerging usage trends among teens and adults we’re pleased to offer a comprehensive directory of resources based on facts and supported by research.
Our goal is to provide a resource tool kit where you can find information, get your questions answered and learn how you can be part of the solution to building a strong, healthy and safe community. Equipped with this knowledge you will become an asset in Seminole County and join the movement to reduce risk factors facing our community.
If you have a specific question or issue that isn’t addressed here or if you would like to recommend a resource be added to this site please contact us and we’ll be happy to speak with you directly!
The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids offers resources and information to help parents prevent, intervene in or find treatment for their children’s drug and alcohol use.Learn More
Visit this wonderful website from an organization dedicated to helping kids grow up safe, healthy and drug free.Learn More
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is the lead federal agency supporting scientific research on drug use and its consequences. They offer information on over-the-counter (OTC) medications here.Learn More
NIDA is the lead federal agency supporting scientific research on drug use and its consequences. Their publication Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction, is available online.Learn More
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is the lead federal agency supporting scientific research on drug use and its consequences. Information on commonly used drugs with the potential for misuse or addiction can be found here, along with their common and street names, how they are generally administered, and their potential health effects.Learn More
The prevention campaign StopMedicineAbuse.org and its Five Moms initiative works to alert parents and members of the community to the problem of teen abuse of over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicines containing dextromethorphan (DXM).Learn More
The guidance provided by this website can help persons who use drugs, including those living with HIV/AIDS, to reduce or end their substance abuse.Learn More
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) information on disposal of unused medicine, National Take Back Day information and an overview of medicine take-back programs.Learn More
Visit this helpful facility locator, sponsored by the Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration and the Department of Health and Human Services.Learn More