History of the DCCC
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Delaware County PRIDE Team Applications are now available
What is the Delaware County PRIDE Team? We are a performance-based team comprised of high school leaders who spread our commitment to an alcohol, tobacco, and drug-free lifestyle through interactive presentation which use a variety of talents including, dance, skits, instruments, tumbling, vocals, public speaking, drawing, etc. to help enhance our drug-free messages at school and community events. Objectives: The overall objectives of the Delaware County PRIDE Team are: ● Empowerment ● Lead...
Marijuana, Rx Misuse Raise Safety Concerns as Drugged Driving Increases
The nations campaign to combat drunk driving continues to make our roads safer, but use of marijuana and prescription drugs is increasingly prominent on the highways, creating new safety questions, according to a pair of ground-breaking studies released this week by the Department of Transportations National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. One study, the latest version of NHTSAs Roadside Survey of Alcohol and Drug Use by Drivers, found that the number of drivers with alcohol in their sys...
Exposure to TV Alcohol Advertising Linked to Underage Drinking
Medical News Today reported about a study that examines how exposure to alcohol ads on television is linked to binge and underage drinking. Researchers from the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth in Lebanon, NH, investigated the link in a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Pediatrics. Alcohol is the most common drug among youth and a major contributor to morbidity and mortality worldwide. Billions of dollars are spent annually marketing alcohol, a...
Delaware County PRIDE Team Applications are now available!!
Our billboards in Delaware County
These billboards and radio spots are supported in part by Grant No. 11-AH-2131 awarded by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute and made possible by Award No. 2011-AH-FX-0027 awarded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs.
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Displayed in our community using SPF SIG and DFC funds in 2009
Delaware County Prevention Council
Partners against substance abuse
3595 N. Briarwood Ln
Muncie, Indiana 47304
Delaware County Coordinating Council To Prevent Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
DBA: Delaware County Prevention Council |