Tag Archives: Drug Prevention

What if we didn’t focus on the heroin epidemic or marijuana but just raised drug-free kids?

I’m watching the headlines these days and there’s so much about this drug or that – Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death triggered plenty of media coverage on the increase in heroin abuse. Zohydro is in the news as a future opiate … Continue reading

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The History of Red Ribbon Week

National Family Partnership (NFP) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1980 by a small group of concerned parents. They were determined to play a leadership role in drug prevention. Nancy Reagan was an honorary Chair of NFP. Since its founding … Continue reading

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Are Teens Abusing Prescription Drugs While Parents Remain Unaware?

In reports from multiple sources, the picture is being drawn of increasing teen prescription drug use. One such report comes from the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse and Columbia University( CASA). In their annual study published in 2011, … Continue reading

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Narconon Drug Education Activity in South Africa

One of the greater drug problems in Cape Town would be the crystal methamphetamine use. The drug is very cheap and can be bought from almost anywhere. People with not much income can also afford it. http://www.unodc.org/unodc/en/frontpage/tik-meth-in-cape-town.html “Tik” is the … Continue reading

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Drug Prevention Specialist at a school in Cape Town

Robert van der Feyst, Drug Prevention Specialist and Director of Narconon Cape Town in South Africa, standing in front of students at a drug education presentation. The Narconon program has been delivering the truth about drugs for several in the … Continue reading

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Uganda joins Narconon Drug Education

GOOD NEWS FROM NARCONON INTERNATIONAL March 10, 2011 UGANDA A school teacher named Nelson Nuwahereza discovered Narconon on www.narconon.org , contacted us and began delivering drug education in schools through out Kampala. Pictures…worth more than any words!    

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