Substance Abuse


Substance abuse is a more common issue than many people think. In the U.S. in 2016, approximately 20.1 million youth and adults had a substance use disorder.  

Prevention Works!

Prevention Works

Take a look at our Prevention page to learn how prevention efforts can help encourage proper brain development in youth.

Rx Medication

Prescription Drug Abuse

For information about prescription drugs and youth, visit our Prescription Drug Abuse page. 


Underage Drinking

To learn more about alcohol and underage drinking, head over to our Underage Drinking page. 

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