Additional Resources

Substance Abuse Prevention 

 Young Marines



Operation Prevention- The Science of Addiction,
Counterfeit DrugsMulti-Drug Exploratory,
Virtual Field Trip

Campus Drug Prevention - Student Center

DEA - Drug Fact Sheets 



Free training program and substance abuse
curriculum for grades 7 & 8.


Commonly Used Drug Chart

National Drug & Alcohol IQ Challenge
Coping With Stress
Why are drugs so hard to quit?

Mind Matters Series

U.S. Resources-Drug Fact Sheets

Elks Kids Zone

Elks Teen Zone


Vaping: Know the truth- youth vaping prevention curriculum
recommended levels grade: 8-12 

Fentanyl Learning Material and Resources
For Teens and Young Adults

Fentanyl Fight Club- a youth peer-to-peer program 

You and Me, Together Vape-Free

 Adult Volunteers

 Education Driven Resources:

SAMSHA-Public Messages

OASH-Adolescent Health

Get Smart About Drugs

Operation Prevention 
Opioid and Prescription Drugs 

Campus Drug Prevention 


Research & Training 

Lesson Plans and Activities

Mind Matters Series


Free training program and substance abuse
curriculum for grades 7 & 8.


Learning materials for middle and high school


Free Parent Webinars


You and Me, Together Vape-Free curriculum
lessons for elementary, middle, and high school


Drug awareness resource center

Community Driven Resources:


DEA's comprehensive community-level initiative


DEA's initiative to remove unneeded medications
from U.S. homes.


A national community-building campaign
that promotes police-community partnerships.


A public health organization committed to making
tobacco use and nicotine addiction a thing of the past.


National Prevention Week promotes healthy
communities by raising awareness
of substance misuse.


State Prevention Resources

Grant Programs:


Apply for a grant.






Parent Toolkit

One Pill/Can Kill


Drugs & Your Family


Parents: Conversation Starters

Prevent Underage Drinking


Free Parent Webinars


The New Drug Talk: Connect to Protect 

National family-run nonprofit charity
dedicated to raising awareness about 
'fentapills' -- fake pills made of fentanyl.


 Scholarly Resources

Office of the Surgeon General- Addiction and Substance Misuse Reports and Publications

U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services- Facing Addiction in America

Office of the Surgeon General- U.S. Surgeon General's Advisory: Marijuana Use and the Developing Brain

Evidence-Based Interventions for Preventing Substance Use Disorders in Adolescents

U.S. Food & Drug- FDA finalizes enforcement policy on unauthorized flavored cartridge-based e-cigarettes that appeal to children, including fruit and mint

Biol Psychiatry- Changes in Cannabis Potency over the Last Two Decades

Journal of Adolescent Health- Mutual Influences on Bullying Perpetration and Substance Use Among Adolescents in the U.S. 

Partnership to End Addiction- Addiction Science


Strengthening the lives of America's youth
A national youth program for boys and girls, ages eight through high school, focused on leadership, citizenship through community service, self-discipline, and living a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.
Headquarters Young Marines
17739 Main Street, Suite 250
Dumfries, VA 22026

Combined Federal Campaign # 11954

800-717-0060 Phone
202-315-3594 Fax