Orange Partnership for Alcohol and Drug Free Youth


Resources

 

For Youth:

Above the Influence:
http://www.abovetheinfluence.com

AlaTeen:
http://www.al-anon.alateen.org/for-alateen

The Cool Spot:
http://www.thecoolspot.gov/

Just for Kids (National Association for Children of Alcoholics):
http://www.nacoa.org/kidspage.html

For Adults:

Adolescent Substance Abuse Knowledge Base
www.adolescent-substance-abuse.com/signs-drug-use.html

Be The Wall Campaign
www.bethewall.org/#/HOME/
"Be The Wall" is a statewide social marketing campaign in Florida that encourages parents to be clear and consistent with their children that they will not condone underage alcohol and drug use, empowering them with tips and tools.

Freedom House Recovery Center
www.freedomhouserecovery.org
Freedom House specializes in recovery treatment for those struggling with substance abuse.  It also provides support and treatment for children and adults with behavioral disorders or mental illness.   

Partnership at DrugFree.org
www.drugfree.org
The Parent Toolkit at the Parents Resource Center provides advice and stories from parents and professionals about drug prevention, intervention and raising healthy teens.

SAMHSA
www.samhsa.gov/prevention/
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Human Services Administration (SAMHSA)
A public education website developed to support the efforts of parents and other caring adults to promote mental health and prevent the use of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs among 7- to 20-year-olds.

Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking(ICCPUD) 
www.stopalcoholabuse.gov
A comprehensive portal of federal resources for information on underage drinking and ideas for combating this issue. People interested in underage drinking prevention—including parents, educators, community-based organizations, and youth—will find a wealth of valuable information here.

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov
The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) works to establish policies, priorities, and objectives for the Nation's drug control program. The goals of the program are to reduce illicit drug use, manufacturing, and trafficking, drug-related crime and violence, and drug-related health consequences.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
niaaa.nih.gov/PUBLICATIONS/EDUCATIONTRAININGMATERIALS/Pages/YouthGuide.aspx
This is a link to the NIAAA's pamphlet for those who manage the healthcare of children between ages 9 through 18. “Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention for Youth: A Practitioner’s Guide” is designed to help health care professionals quickly identify youth at risk for alcohol-related problems. NIAAA developed the Guide and Pocket Guide in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics, a team of underage drinking researchers and clinical specialists, and practicing health care professionals.

For the Spanish speaking Community:

El Futuro
http://www.elfuturo-nc.org/
El Futuro será el líder definitivo en ofrecer asistencia de salud mental de calidad para la comunidad Latinaen Carolina del Norte por medio de nuestra educación, servicios, y mejores prácticas innovadoras. Procuramos proporcionar servicios clínicos necesarios. Ayudamos con eficacia a individuos y sus familias que se enfrentan con asuntos relacionados a la salud mental, y así aumentar el potencial de cada individuo, familia, y comunidad. Nuestro cuidado clínico utiliza relaciones claves existentes para proporcionar el cuidado eficiente y más completo. Nuestro modelo es replicable y sostenible.

Download a PDF of our brochure:

Orange County Partnership for Alcohol and Drug Free Youth Brochure

 

Do your part Report underage drinking and adults who provide: 1-888-888-TIPS
Your tips are anonymous and confidential.

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The success of the Orange Partnership for Alcohol and Drug Free Youth relies on grants and private donations.

We are thankful to Freedom House Recovery Center for providing administrative support for our fundraising efforts. When donating online, please be sure that Orange Partnership is selected from the Program section.

Continue to our secure donation page
Our donation page under Freedom House is hosted by JustGive.org

You may also donate by check

Note: Your check should be made out to Freedom House Recovery Center. Please write Orange Partnership on the memo line.

Mail to: Orange Partnership for Alcohol and Drug Free Youth
c/o Freedom House Recovery Center 104 New Stateside Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Thanks for your support!

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Help keep our community’s youth safe by sharing information with local law enforcement about:

Tipline calls are anonymous and confidential and may be used to prevent illegal activities before they occur.

Call 1-888-888-TIPS (8477)

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Join the Safe Homes Network


The Safe Homes Network is a community of parents and other adults who have pledged NOT to provide alcohol, tobacco or other drugs to youth. They are promising to make reasonable efforts to ensure that youth are not obtaining or using these substances in their home or on their property.

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The partnership gives network members a directory of others who have signed the pledge. We will also keep members
up-to date on the issue of youth substance abuse through a bi-annual e-newsletter where you can learn how to encourage others to join our efforts. Click the button below to join the Safe Homes Network. For more information, contact Gayane Chambless at gayane@mhatriangle.org.  You can also check out the conversation on our Facebook page.

Sign the Safe Homes Pledge

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