Engaging young people in advocacy, education & prevention
Creating social change around alcohol, drugs, and more

  • Blog Post: Where is Red Ribbon Week?

    Featureing guest blogger and Ventura County young adult, Hannah Yale

Impaired driving is operating a vehicle under the influence of any mind altering substance - not just alcohol.

"A sobriety checkpoint is a predetermined location at which law enforcement officers stop vehicles to check whether the driver is impaired. They either stop every vehicle or stop vehicles at some regular interval, such as

Opioid and prescription drug abuse is a rising issue across all demographics, but especially a problem among teens. In 2011, studies found that 2 million student-aged youth were abusing prescription drugs (Source). Adults and parents with legitimate prescriptions often don't consider the abuse potential here and neglect to take precautions with



Let's get straight to the meat of it - Marijuana is not good for you. If you find yourself offended by this statement, breathe and think about it for a minute. People acknowledge that cigarettes are unhealthy. People acknowledge that alcohol is unhealthy. People acknowledge that cake is unhealthy. People

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