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Teen Medicine Abuse Flyer

Posted on November 15, 2013 by in Bulletins, Highlights, News, Officers, Parents


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 percent of teens say they have recreationally taken a prescription (Rx) drug without having a […]

Laurel’s D.A.R.E. Program Bridges Divide Between Kids, Police

Posted on May 3, 2013 by in Highlights, Hometown, Maryland, News

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www.baltimoresun.com – May 2013 by Sara Toth Baltimore, MD – When Ofc. Teddy Bell first came into Deerfield Run Elementary School this year, the students were skeptical. “They didn’t consider this was a good thing for them,” said Linda Ryland, a science and health teacher at the South Laurel school. “They could only see him […]

Change of Leadership at D.A.R.E.

Posted on January 10, 2013 by in Highlights

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Charlie Parsons Retires, Board of Directors Appoints Francisco X. Pegueros as President and CEO Los Angeles, Calif. – Charlie J. Parsons, President and Chief Executive Officer of D.A.R.E. America, retired January 2, 2013. Parsons joined D.A.R. E. America in 1996 as Executive Director & Chief Operations Officer and has served as President and Chief Executive […]

Press Release: For The First Time Ever, When Kids Get Hurt They Can Actually Make A Statement To The World

Posted on October 18, 2012 by in Highlights, News


July 30, 2012 Ouchies Bandages Partners with D.A.R.E. in an effort to give kids the chance to let everyone know how they feel about bullying on their fingers or elbows.

Press Release: Bill to Combat Dangerous Trend of Cough Syrup Abuse

Posted on October 18, 2012 by in Highlights, News 2011

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Wednesday, July 11, 2012 Casey Introduces Bill to Combat Dangerous Trend of Cough Syrup Abuse Among Teens…