Additional Resources Regarding Youth Alcohol & Drug Use

Youth Answers


A comprehensive list of great links for adolescents and teens lives here:

http://www.drugfreeworld.org/drugfacts-booklets.html


Above the Influence

It’s a state of mind. It’s about being yourself and not letting negative influence get to you

http://www.abovetheinfluence.com


The Cool Spot

The young teen’s place for info on alcohol and resisting peer pressure

http://www.thecoolspot.gov


What is Bullying?

Recognize the warning signs? How do I get help?

http://www.stopbullying.gov


Challenge Day

Overcoming social cruelty and bullying by becoming the change you want to see!

http://www.challengeday.org/index.php


"Not My Kid"
Inspiring positive life choices and increasing awareness of the challenges young adults face today.

http://notmykid.org/about-us/

Resources to prevent alcohol and other drug use
that are designed for youth.

Alcohol and Other Drug Resources for Youth
Youth Resources

Parents. The Anti-Drug.

This is an excellent resource for parents. Deals with all drugs, including prescription and narcotics.

http://www.theantidrug.com/drug_info/


Lock the Cabinet

This site has good information about prescription drugs and abuse and advocates adults locking up their prescription drugs.

http://www.lockthecabinet.com

Resources for families specifically targeting

preventing prescription drug misuse and abuse.

Parents. The Anti-Drug.

This is an excellent resource for parents. Deals with all drugs including alcohol.

http://www.theantidrug.com/drug_info/


Make a Difference. Talk to Your Child About Alcohol

This is an excellent booklet for parents that can be downloaded on the internet.

http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/MakeADiff_HTML/makediff.htm


The Cool Spot: Info on Alcohol and Resisting Peer Pressure

This appeals to late elementary or early middle school youth

​http://www.thecoolspot.gov/


Above the Influence

This is a very hip and creative site for late middle school and high school youth

http://www.abovetheinfluence.com/

Resources to prevent alcohol and other drug use that are designed to be accessed directly by parents or youth.

Alcohol and Other Drug Resources for Families
COMMUNITY Resources
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The Prevention Team


173 Lord Howe Street

Ticonderoga NY 12883 


518-585-7424


team@preventionteam.org

Our Contact Information

To learn more about our organization, or to inquire how you might become more involved, contact us today !

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Resources & Contact

MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY

Suicide Prevention 1-800-273-TALK

http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

"Turn The Tide" Program 

  • US Surgeon General-approved informational program
    for medical professionals
  • Learn more about prescription drug abuse
  • http://turnthetiderx.org/

Bullying Resources

Suicide Prevention

Veterans Crisis Line

Mothers Against Drunk Drivers

http://www.madd.org


National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/

Domestic Violence Services & Support Hotline

Problem Gambling Resources

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Veterans Crisis Line

24-Hour Domestic Violence Services & Support Hotline

  • 1-888-563-6904

Suicide Warning Signs & Prevention 
http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/college-suicide-prevention/

Resources regarding prescription drug abuse for medical professionals

Alcoholism & Driving Under the Influence 

Here at The Prevention Team, we strive to ensure that the education of the community comes first.  On this page, we list a multitude of resources that will help community members in learning about a variety of topics that may influence their children's lives, as well as their own.
​These resources cover:

  • Alcohol 

  • Drugs (Prescription and Narcotic)

  • Bullying

  • Problem Gambling

  • Suicide Prevention

  • Veterans Hotline

Parents. Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.

This is an excellent resource for parents. Deals with all drugs including alcohol.

http://www.drugfree.org/


Above the Influence

This is a very hip and creative site for late middle school and high school youth.

http://www.abovetheinfluence.com


Just Think Twice

The DEA has that has detailed information and media for adolescents as well as parents and educators.

http://www.justthinktwice.com

​Lake Placid / Wilmington Connecting Youth and Communities Coalition

The Lake Placid/Wilmington Connecting Youth and Communities (CYC) Coalition is a youth development organization comprised of local community leaders, youth, parents, and government and business partners who work together for the health and well-being of our youth.
http://www.connectingyouth.com/