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D.A.R.E. America periodically sends out bulletins to keep our stakeholders and the public informed about breaking news on drugs, drug statistics, parent tips, current evaluations and information on the “new” DARE curricula and more.

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Teen Medicine Abuse Flyer

Posted on Nov 15th, 2013

D.A.R.E. Officers, Parents, Educators, Community Leaders Teen Medicine Abuse Let’s All Work Together -  Be Part of the Solution. Medicine abuse is our nation’s fastest-growing drug problem. Education is an important piece of the solution! Download the flyer The facts: Twenty…

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Nominations for 2014 D.A.R.E. Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted on Nov 4th, 2013

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To:   State D.A.R.E. Program Directors State D.A.R.E. Program Administrators State D.A.R.E. Training Coordinators State D.A.R.E. Educators State D.A.R.E. Officer Association Presidents State D.A.R.E. Charter Organizations Law Enforcement Administrators School Administrators and Classroom…

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CT State Police confirmed for a Sandyhook presentation: SCHOOL SHOOTING INSIGHT & RESPONSE: LESSONS LEARNED

Posted on May 5th, 2013

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2013 D.A.R.E. INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CONFERENCE A SPECIAL EVENING PRESENTATION WEDNESDAY, JULY 17th from 5 – to 7PM D.A.R.E. America invites 2013 D.A.R.E. International Training Conference participants to a special presentation, conducted as a timely response to the issue of mass shootings in a…

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NADCP Releases Position Statement on Marijuana

Posted on Feb 16th, 2013

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Review of Research Leads to Stand Against Marijuana Legalization of the use of Smoked Marijuana as “Medicine”  Every dangerous and addictive drug was once believed to be safe and medicinal.  Cocaine, heroin and nicotine were once advertised as being good for you, or at least not harmful. …

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October is Bullying Prevention Month

Posted on Nov 12th, 2012

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D.A.R.E. is proud to support students, parents and the many organizations that are actively participating this October in Bullying Prevention Month. The D.A.R.E. curriculums and D.A.R.E. officers for many years have worked to bring an end to bullying, with anti-bullying and cyber bullying lessons…

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D.A.R.E. America partners with Cyberactive Inc.

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

Thursday, October 4th, 2012 Greetings Officers! D.A.R.E. America has partnered with Cyberactive Inc. to offer online driver education & traffic school to benefit your local D.A.R.E. programs! 25% of the revenue you accrue will go directly to your program. Cyberactive will get you…

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October is National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

Monday, October 1st, 2012 Medicine abuse is our nation's fastest-growing drug problem. Twenty percent of teens say they have recreationally taken a prescription drug without having a prescription for it themselves, and 5 percent of teens reports abusing over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicine to…

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Preventing Teen Cough Medicine Abuse Proposed Legislation

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

Friday, July 20th, 2012 Senators Bob Casey (PA) and Lisa Murkowski (AK) have introduced the Preventing Abuse of Cough Treatments (PACT) Act of 2012. The proposed legislation is designed to prevent the abuse of cough medicine by teenagers. The bill proposes restricting the sale of products…

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D.A.R.E. America is a committed partner in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration National Rx Take-Back Initiative

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

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Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 During the most recent National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, April 28th, citizens turned in a record-breaking 552,161 pounds (276 tons) of unwanted or expired medications for safe and proper disposal at the 5,659 take-back sites located throughout the country. To…

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2012 D.A.R.E. International Training Conference – Awards Reminder

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

Wednesday, May 09, 2012 Nominations for the 2012 D.A.R.E. Daryl F. Gates Lifetime Achievement, D.A.R.E. DEA Law Enforcement Executive of the Year, D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year, and D.A.R.E. Educator of the Year are due on or before May 11, 2012. Recipients of these prestigious awards will be…

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