Jermaine Galloway with "High in Plain Sight" spoke to parents and school officials on Nov. 21 in the Show Low Schools Auditorium informing them of hidden drug-related messages they may or may not be aware of that is part of clothing and some products on the market targeting younger consumers who may or may not what they mean. Galloway said his goal was to increase awareness among school officials and parents to try and keep kids away from drugs.More
Cooking wine isn't meant for consumption, but more and more teens are buying bottles of it to get drunk.More
Who doesn't love the holidays? While there is a lot of stress, the festivities can make up for it, especially if you are a teenager. The excitement of the build-up from Halloween to New Year's Eve, and all the events in between, lends itself to merriment and social occasions that add to the cheer of the season.More
February 7-9, 2014 | Quaker Hill Conference Center, McCall, IDMore
The 2014 Chocolate Fantasy, supports Kamiah Community Partners Coalition, youth activities. KCPC's mission is "Promoting Positive Change for a Healthy Community" by supporting activities that reduce and prevent youth substance use. The Fourth Annual Event will take place on Saturday February 8th.More
The 6th Annual Northwest Alcohol Conference will be held July 16th-18th, 2014 at the beautiful Riverside Hotel and Conference Center in Boise, Idaho. The Riverside is located one mile from downtown Boise just off the Boise River.More
We are proud to announce the creation of the PREVENTION IDAHO FOUNDATION, our very own public-private partnership in coordination with Idaho Office of Drug Policy and the State Prevention Partnership.
Foundational Purpose: "Idaho seeks to raise awareness of and promote action on preventing and reducing the illicit use and misuse of drugs and alcohol with a unified, committed effort among state, federal, and local agencies, civic groups, and businesses and assist communities in addressing this important public health and safety concern."
With the Prevention Idaho Foundation in place, the Office of Drug Policy and State Prevention Partnership are very excited to move forward with our business approach to Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention.
The McClain Companies helped us execute a "presentation plan" and "go-to-market strategy" for a campaign surrounding the internal and external communications and marketing of a statewide program targeting parents and kids. This program will motivate and teach best practices as it relates to alcohol and drug abuse.