From The Columbia Valley Pioneer. Donations for the East Kootenay Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program are pouring in, with three valley groups giving money in recent weeks. The Windermere Valley Kinsmen Club donated $200, the Rotary Club of Invermere donated $250 and the Royal Canadian Legion of Windermere donated $250, all of which will […]
From BC Local News. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Author: Andybremner2012. Close to 95 students in Mission learned the skills necessary to choose a drug free life this past school year. The internationally recognized Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program is taught to Grade 5 and 6 students by local RCMP officers who received a […]
These officers recently completed a kiR curricula update training (K-4, elementary, middle school) April 29 – May2 in Barbados. The course was at the Royal Barbados Police Force Regional Training Academy. The Royal Police Force of Antigua and Barbuda certified one officer at the training and Barbados 9 officers. Barbados has now certified all 11 […]
Photo from Day 1 of the Bahrain D.A.R.E. Officer Training 5, held on February 9 to 20, 2014. D.A.R.E. Bahrain is now in Phase #3 where their Mentors are assisting the D.A.R.E. Mentors. D.A.R.E. Bahrain expects two more D.A.R.E. Office Trainings prior to their becoming an International Training Center.
From November 11th to November 15th, 2013, in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul/Brazil, there will be happening the Brazil In-service Training, coordinated by the American Facilitators Bobby Robinson and Leonard Moudy, from D.A.R.E. International, and the Brazilian PROERD facilitator team from the seven D.A.R.E./Proerd Training Centers in Brazil.
Bahrain D.A.R.E. Officer Training 4 not only includes 5 Phase II shadows, but also 2 educator shadows plus the 7 member US team. Twenty-six students joined the training. If all are certified, Bahrain will have eighty-seven D.A.R.E. officers teaching grades K – 8. Graduation for these officers is on Thursday, October 10, 2013. Click the […]
Read at the Bahrain News Agency website Manama, Bahrain: July 25 — (BNA)– On behalf of the Chairman of the Anti-Violence, Anti-Narcotics Committee, H.E. Shaikh Abdullah bin Rashid Al Khalifa, the Director of “To” Program, Mr. Ali Ahmed Amini, presented a memorial gift to the new CEO of D.A.R.E., Mr. Francisco “Frank” X. Pegueros, on […]
Read at the Bahrain News Agency website Ohio, Cincinnati, USA: July 17 — (BNA) — Reliant upon directives from the Head of the Committee on Combating Narcotics Addiction and Violence, H.E. Shaikh Abdullah bin Rashid Al Khalifa, a delegation from “Together” Program led by its director Ali Ahmed Amini and accompanied by the Program’s Assistant […]
Names: (back row, l-r): Fahad Rahman, Husain Al-Qadhi, Jaffar Hussain Ali, Moshin Al-Asbool, Hussain Al-Saffar; (front row l -r): Hayat Bursheed, Alya Al Galaf, Shahera Ali, Azziza Al-Muttawa, seddiqua Al-Ansari. Click on image to enlarge
It takes courage to get up on stage and speak in front of a crowd of peers, parents and teachers. That courage was evident in the Grade 4 and 5 students from the Bowen Island Community School (BICS) who presented at the D.A.R.E. graduation on April 26, 2013