Check out these events for National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW) March 22-28, 2021

Check out some of the upcoming events and plan to attend. MCAS YUMA, Drug Demand Reduction Program Where: Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona Description: Information table. Active duty military volunteers will engage the students during their lunch time. If the schools are closed or restricted for visitors, the event would be virtual. Number of Events: 5 LPKNC […]

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Join the Grants 101 Webinar for Community-Based Organizations

SAMHSA’s Office of Behavioral Health Equity invites you to Elevate CBOs Webinar Series: Grants 101, a webinar on developing a competitive SAMHSA grant application. The webinar is for community-based organizations (CBOs) serving under-resourced racial and ethnic minority, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations. It will provide an overview of the grant application process at SAMHSA, […]

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National Prevention Week 2020

May 10–16, 2020 SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week (NPW) is a public education platform that promotes prevention year-round through providing ideas, capacity-building, tools, and resources to help individuals and communities make substance use prevention happen every day. NPW culminates in May by recognizing the important work that communities have done throughout the year to inspire action […]

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SAMHSA’s Coronavirus resources

Resources In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, SAMHSA is offering several resources for mental and substance use disorder treatment providers and others. In addition, given the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19, SAMHSA is providing regular updates via a new consolidated COVID-19 page. This page can be found at samhsa.gov/coronavirus. Please check for new updates. COVID-19 Guidance […]

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Register Now for National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® (NDAFW) in March

Mark your calendars for a week of SHATTERING THE MYTHS® about drugs, alcohol, and addiction from Monday, March 30, to Sunday, April 5, 2020. NDAFW is a national health observance linking teens to science-based facts about drugs and alcohol. Join National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) in celebrating the 10th anniversary of NDAFW. NIDA research shows that people are more likely to try […]

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Join SAMHSA as it unveils 2017 NSDUH – annual, national survey data on mental health and substance abuse

Friday, September 14, 2018 | 10 a.m. Eastern Time Join the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration as it unveils key data on mental and substance use disorders, including opioid use, at a press conference on Friday, September 14, 2018. Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use Elinore F. McCance-Katz, MD, PhD, will […]

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