Participation at public events is our primary method of creating prescription drug abuse awareness.

We offer the following event services:

  • Speaking engagements
  • Panel discussion participation
  • Middle and High School classroom presentations
  • Parent education activities

If you are interested in having us participate at one of your events, submit our service request form. Here are past and future events we are associated with.

Amazon Smile Holiday Giving @ NCAPDA On-Line Donations
Nov 26 @ 8:23 pm – Dec 31 @ 9:23 pm

Shop on and select the National Coalition Against Prescription Drug Abuse (NCAPDA) as your charity of choice.  NCAPDA will then receive a donation from Amazon for each of your purchases on Cyber Monday and beyond.  Almost everything you’re looking for can be found on Amazon Smile’s website vs. and it won’t cost you a penny extra.  You’ll be supporting NCAPDA’s vital educational programs that are saving lives from prescription drug related impacts.  Thank you!

‘Only The Good’ World Premier @ Manship Theater
Jan 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for the world premier screening of this short film produced by Louisiana State University students in response to the loss of close friends to overdose. Follow a day in the life of Jason, an average college student whose life is beginning to unravel thanks to the pills he uses to get through his days and nights.

A panel discussion will immediately follow the film screening that April Rovero, NCAPDA’s Founder and Executive Director, will participate in along with the other producers of the film, Symmes Culberton and Glen Pitre. and others.

This film is available a no cost to those who wish to use it for educational purposes.  Please contact NCAPDA at if you would like to preview the film to determine if you would like to screen it.

Save the Date: 5th Annual ‘Dose of Awareness’ 5K Walk/Health Expo @ Heather Farm Park
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Save the Date!  Join us for our 5th Annual event to break down stigma and save lives from prescription drug related addiction and overdose deaths.  Proceeds will support prevention efforts throughout the Bay Area.

Contact us regarding exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities:

April Rovero at or 925-480-7723