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Our 2018 Events Map features all of the events and activities taking place during National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® to SHATTER THE MYTHS® of drugs and drug use.

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Events Registered: 154

Arizona

Coolidge Youth Coalition

Where: PO Box 325
Coolidge, Arizona
When: January 23, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: CYC will be launching a poster contest with 6th grad students from Imagine Prep Coolidge, distribute the NDAFW D&A IQ Quiz, announcing daily stats on drug use among youth and launching a social media campaign.

Valle del Sol

Where: 3807 North 7th Street
Phoenix, Arizona
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Campaign.

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California

Jefferson High School Peer Assistance Class

Where: 6996 Mission Street
Daly CIty, California
When: January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Our Peer Assistants will host a Drug Facts Fair, not unlike a Science Fair, where they will have different booths set up - informing students about facts of drugs that are most relevant to our student body.

Mountain Empire Athletic League

Where: 2795 La Posta Rd
Campo, California
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Contest.

Phoenix House of California

Where: 7018 Blair Road
Calipatria, California
When: January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Inmates will be enlisted to create a poster or some form of art relating to the negative effects of substance abuse.

Oceana High School

Where: 401 Paloma Ave
Pacifica, California
When: January 23, 2018
Brief Description: We will do an educational campaign during our advisory (homeroom) classes, unsure how many days/lessons.

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Colorado

Rocky Mountain High School

Where: 1300 W. Swallow Rd
Fort Collin, Colorado
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Campaign.

Natural Highs - Healthy Alternatives to Drugs & Alcohol

Where: 700 20th Street
Boulder, Colorado
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Contest to develop a cool healthy lifestyle identity for teens: Design a cool T-Shirt, hat design, or sticker to promote the Natural Highs lifestyle and healthy alternatives to drugs & alcohol.

Steamboat Springs Middle and High School

Where: 39610 Amethyst Dr
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
When: January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. We are desiring to do a "Wellness Week," and focus on what can help an individual who is struggling, addressing stress, anxiety, being true to yourself. I am hoping to get people from the Community to do massages, therapists who specialize in addiction, and one or two speakers.

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Florida

City of Hialeah Educational Academy

Where: 2590 West 76 Street
Hialeah, Florida
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Assembly.

DMS HOSA

Where: 21005 Chestnut Street
Dunnellon, Florida
When: January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. I intend to have guest speakers invited to my class to speak with the students directly- class by class, so the possibility of more individual, personal attention can be given, with the opportunity for students to feel comfortable to ask questions, or have comments or concerns. Our guest speakers will be professionals that work in the field of Addiction and Abuse, as well as previous users who have overcome these addictions, and want to share their personal story.

Salvation Army

Where: Faith based Treatment Information
Sarasota, Florida
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Information about resources for substance abuse treatment.

Apopka Middle Safe Ambassador

Where: 425 N Park Ave
Apopka, Florida
When: January 23, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. Students will hear drug facts on the morning announcements and at lunch the students will have a game board in the cafeteria.

Olympia HS Peer Counselors

Where: 4301 South Apopka Vineland Road
Orlando, Florida
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. The entire week we have games in the cafeteria for students to learn the FACTS. We have PSA's on the school news station, banners and posters throughout the school.

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Georgia

Start Teaching Early Prevention - Ware County

Where: 1701 Carswell Ave
Waycross, Georgia
When: January 22, 2018, January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. Campaign: youth organized and led.

Start Teaching Early Prevention - Ware County

Where: 1701 Carswell Ave
Waycross, Georgia
When: January 22, 2018, January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. Parent Town Hall.

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Idaho

Idaho RADAR Center

Where: 2103 W University Dr
Boise, Idaho
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 4 events. RADAR will use Facebook and Twitter to promote the National Drug and Alcohol IQ Challenge and NIDA resource materials Monday - Thursday of National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week.

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Illinois

Palos Health

Where: 15300 West Avenue Suite 313
Orland Park, Illinois
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Bulletin board and table with information for patients and public in the building that houses out-patients services.

Preferred Family Healthcare

Where: 428 S 36th Street
Quincy, Illinois
When: January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Community Awareness Open House.

Cook County Adult Probation

Where: 3150 W. Flournoy
Chicago, Illinois
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Campaign.

SGA Youth & Family Services

Where: 3152 W. 47th St.
Chicago, Illinois
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Poster Campaign.

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Indiana

Paoli Jr. Sr. High School SADD

Where: 501 Elm Street
Paoli, Indiana
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Trivia questions over announcements during the week. Prizes for the winners.

Vermillion County Health Dept

Where: 257 Walnut Street
Clinton, Indiana
When: January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Campaign- public health education with high school students.

Decatur Central High School/Decatur SAVE Club

Where: 5251 Kentucky Ave
Indianapolis, Indiana
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. Campaign: poster, hand-out, and social media.

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Kentucky

Operation UNITE-Campton Elementary School

Where: Post Office Box 810
Campton, Kentucky
When: January 22, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. There will be an assembly on the 22nd, and then the students will be given a contest by classroom. It will be a classroom door decorating contest showcasing what they have learned about drugs and alcohol.

Cowan UNITE club

Where: 3125 Hwy 931 South
Whitesburg, Kentucky
When: January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 3 events. Contest.

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Maryland

NIDA

Where: 6001 Executive Blvd.
Rockville, Maryland
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Chat Day

Motor Vehicle Academy, LLC

Where: 1398 Cape St Claire Rd
Annapolis, Maryland
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 7 events. PSA style campaign for the community.

Redland Middle School

Where: 6505 Muncaster Mill Road
Rockville, Maryland
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Morning announcements and pamphlets available at lunchtimes.

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Massachusetts

Haverhill High School

Where: 137 Monument St
Haverhill, Massachusetts
When: January 25, 2018
Brief Description: TBD

Y.O.U., Inc.

Where: 81 Plantation Street
Worcester, Massachusetts
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 3 events: drug facts, jeopardy contest, as well as a poster contest within the agency.

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Michigan

Healthy Youth Coalition of Marinette & Menominee Counties

Where: 1201 41st Avenue
Menominee, Michigan
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 10 events. PSA Campaign in 10 schools.

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Missouri

Preferred Family Healthcare

Where: 101 Adams St.
Jefferson City, Missouri
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Contest.

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New Jersey

Robbinsville High School

Where: 155 Robbinsville Edinburg Rd
Robbinsville, New Jersey
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018
Brief Description: Trivia game.

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New York

Central Nassau Guidance C/O Kara L Hoaglund

Where: 998 Crooked Hill Rd. (Build 71)
Brentwood , New York
When: January 23, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 4 events. To have a New Year, New You Day! We will review why drugs and alcohol are dangerous and hazardous to one's health and explore what the benefits of a healthy lifestyle entail. We will facilitate a small group setting, review trivia facts and play games. Also, we will have group members draw or make a collage which will encompass what their impression of a healthy 2018 year is going to look like for them, individually without the use of drugs and alcohol. Additionally, we will make a variety of healthy, juice smoothies to pass around.

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North Carolina

AABA.NC pllc. Assessments & Addictive Behavioral Alternatives of NC, pllc

Where: S. Main Street
Waynessville, North Carolina
When: January 22, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. "Understanding Addiction," the presentation will be on pp, and will illustrate how addictive traits can be influenced by genetics, neuro-chemistry, social influences . The presentation will describe differences in various mood altering substances eg: Alcohol, Marijuana, Cocaine and Amphetamines, Opioids etc. It will also offer information on where to seek help and the importance of support systems.

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Ohio

Dover high School

Where: 520 N Walnut St
Dover, Ohio
When: January 22, 2018, January 28, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. Posters, announcements, information dissemination, guest speaker, lunch and learn, and middle school mentoring.

Ontario Substance Abuse Prevention Program

Where: 457 Shelby-Ontario Rd.
Ontario, Ohio
When: January 23, 2018
Brief Description: We will be hosting a Kahoot Trivia Contest during lunch at our middle school.

Greene Acres

Where: 3826 E 151st
Cleveland, Ohio
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 27, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 4 events. Community awareness.

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Pennsylvania

Association of Women in Forensic Science, Inc. (AWIFS)

Where: 224 E Gowen Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
When: January 27, 2018
Brief Description: Attendees that participate in Club Philly Forensics, a forensics program for teens will participate in a drug facts trivia.

Lakeland Drug and Alcohol Awareness Week

Where: 1355 Lakeland Drive
Scott Township, Pennsylvania
When: January 26, 2018
Brief Description: We do an assembly and a mock car crash with warnings of drinking and driving.

Washington Drug & Alcohol Commission, Inc. (WDAC)

Where: 90 W. Chestnut Street
Washington, Pennsylvania
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. We will have facts on our website and Facebook page Monday-Friday of that week.

Bellefonte Area Middle School

Where: 100 North School Street
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Drug Facts Chat Day.

The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania, Inc.

Where: 1286 Veterans Hwy.
Bristol, Pennsylvania
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018, January 27, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 6 events. We will be conducting a social media campaign throughout the week, focusing daily on the assigned theme. We will also be promoting, following and encouraging youth participation in Chat Day.

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Tennessee

North Middle School

Where: 421 Hickory Creek
Lenoir City, Tennessee
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: TBD

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Texas

Sugar Land Middle School`

Where: 321 7th Street
Sugar Land, Texas
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Poster and/or video contest about the harm and effects of drugs.

Denton County Juvenile Probation POST Adjudication

Where: 1105 Rio Grande Blvd
Denton, Texas
When: January 23, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. We will be doing a presentation and a poster campaign.

Yoe High School

Where: 303 East 12th Street
Cameron, Texas
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Chat Day.

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Virginia

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance Chesterfield County Virginia

Where: 12300 Ironbrdge Road
Chester, Virginia
When: January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018, January 27, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 3 events. The events are being sponsored by the DBSA Chesterfield County VA mental health and substance abuse 501 c 3 non-profit corporation located in Chester Virginia. The events with speakers, information and campaign is going to be held at Ironbridge Baptist Church. The events will also include the faith community, the local mental health and substance abuse community services boards as well as local elementary, middle schools and high schools.

6th District Court Service Unit

Where: 401-B. South Main Street
Emporia, Virginia
When: January 25, 2018
Brief Description: The Probation Office will be hosting a Drug Facts Trivia Event open to the community.

Oak Point Elem. Program, Too Good for Drugs

Where: Oak Point Elementary School
Marion, Virginia
When: January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Will have posters, pictures, small prizes, stickers and other incentives and each student will pass through with their class so that the entire school, grades pre-k through 5, will attend.

Center for Global health

Where: Hampton Roads
Norfolk, Virginia
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. This event will be hosted by faculty and staff from Old Dominion University, Center for Global Health. A jeopardy trivia game will be delivered electronically in the classroom and used to educate the students on the dangers of using drugs. Students will be broken down into teams and asked questions regarding most commonly used drugs including prescription drugs and new psychoactive substances (NPS). We will provide the students with the factsheets provided by NIDA which will have answers to the jeopardy questions. This will facilitate teamwork and a collaborative environment where students would be able to discuss among themselves and work through the trivia questions before providing a team response. A brief presentation regarding key points about prescription drugs and NPS will be given to students prior to the trivia game to further emphasize the objective of the game and the importance of the educational event on improving their knowledge and understanding of the dangers of using drugs. Students will be asked to develop a logic model showing the link between substance use and the related consequences.

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Washington

Oroville CARES Coalition

Where: 816 Ironwood
Oroville, Washington
When: January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Campaign.

Lyle Community Schools

Where: 625 Kelsey Ave
Lyle , Washington
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. Campaign.

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West Virginia

WMS SADD

Where: 11883 Winfield Road
Winfield, West Virginia
When: January 22, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. We will bring a speaker for an assembly. We will also show various videos during lunch via feed into the cafeteria so all students will be exposed to the content. We will hold a poster contest with the winners receiving a movie passes. A booth will be set up at each of the sporting events during the week with a skit being performed during half-time.

Elkview Middle School

Where: 5090 Elk River Road North
Elkview, West Virginia
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: We will be having education in all health classrooms for all grades, as well as daily announcements.

Cabell County Public Library

Where: 455 9th Street
Huntington, West Virginia
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Display and passive program.

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Wisconsin

Marshfield Clinic Center for Community Outreach

Where: 1000 N. Oak Ave. (F1C)
Marshfield, Wisconsin
When: January 22, 2018, January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 5 events. There will be a mixture of games such as drug facts trivia, activities that the high school Youth Initiatives group plans and prizes for those who get the most right on the NDAFW Quiz. Every day there will be a different game that takes place and different facts on lunch tables. We will also have a booth with information and brochures.

Supporting Families Together Association

Where: 700 Rayovac Dr. #6
Madison, Wisconsin
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Live Radio Program in Spanish over LaMovida 1480am, from 10:00 to 11:00am.

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Outside the US

Anti Narcotics Welfare Organization (ANWO)

Where: B-250,Block C North Nazimabad in Pakistan
Karachi, Sindh
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Campaign.

Green Oaks Schol

Where: La Bocana Veracruz in Mexico
Veracruz, Mexico
When: January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Game.

Prevention Center CHOICE

Where: 76 Mstyslavska Street in Ukraine
Chernihiv, Chernihiv
When: January 24, 2018, January 25, 2018
Brief Description: Training trainers for substance abuse prevention at schools.

The Change's Community Based Organization

Where: In Kenya
Nairobi, Nairobi Area
When: January 22, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 10 events. Campaign.

Tobacco-Free Association Of Zambia

Where: Great East Road in Zambia
Lusaka, Lusaka Province
When: January 25, 2018, January 26, 2018, January 27, 2018
Brief Description: Holding 3 events. Hold press briefing with media, perform drama and creative theater in selected schools of Lusaka and highly populated communities.

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Where: UNOCA Compound, Jalalabad Road in Afghanistan
Kabul, Kabul province
When: January 23, 2018, January 24, 2018
Brief Description: Hosting 2 events. We are planning to conduct two events one in boys and one in girls schools in Kabul. One event will be in Zarghoona high school and one in Alfatha high school.

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