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NCAPDA Board Positions Available!

NCAPDA is looking to fill two board member positions, effective 7/1/21 and running through 6/30/23. There is an opportunity to extend beyond that time frame. NCAPDA is a volunteer-based non-profit organization, and there will be no monetary compensation for either ...

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Calling all Law Enforcement!

Join us for a special virtual education session on June 30th designed for law enforcement members.

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Narcan Training for Businesses

Contact NCAPDA to schedule a Narcan training session.  If the training is conducted at your workplace or other venue, FREE Narcan kits can be distributed, as available.

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Although the stigma around sexual and gender minorities is slowly fading from our culture, it still exists. For support, please consult our partners at Rainbow Community Center and PFLAG.

Happy Pride Month!

Although the stigma around sexual and gender minorities is slowly fading from our culture, it still exists. For support, please consult our partners at Rainbow Community Center and PFLAG.

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Involved Parents Students Protect Friends

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There are a number of ways that parents can both prevent and recognize a problem with prescription drugs.

  • Educate yourselves about prescription drug dangers and share what you learn with your children and other family members.
  • Lock up ALL medications and properly dispose of those that are expired or no longer needed.
  • Always demonstrate responsible use of ALL medications.

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Keep yourself and your friends safe from substance abuse of any kind, including prescription drugs:

  • Form friendships with people who aren’t abusing prescription and other drugs (including alcohol).
  • Avoid parties or other social situations where drugs and/or alcohol are likely to be involved.
  • Learn the signs of prescription drug abuse and overdose and what action to take before it’s too late.

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