National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week®

10 years of advancing addiction science.

NEW DATES: NDAFW will be held
Monday, March 30 - Sunday, April 5, 2020.

National Drugs & Alcohol Chat Day will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Registration opening in February!

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National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® (NDAFW), an annual health observance week, connects teens with experts to SHATTER THE MYTHS® about drugs and alcohol, with more than 2000 local events every year. National Drugs & Alcohol Chat Day, held during NDAFW, provides an online opportunity for thousands of students from around the country to communicate directly with NIDA scientists in a Web Chat, asking questions about drugs and alcohol.

We give you everything you need to plan your event. Here’s how it works:

  • You register and host an NDAFW Event.
  • NIDA provides ideas and free materials for teens.
  • Together we SHATTER THE MYTHS® about drugs and alcohol.

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