Category: Substance Abuse

Drug-Free Summertime Fun in Brighton Colorado
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Drug-Free Summertime Fun in Brighton Colorado

Bringing the word of drug-free living to the annual SummerFest.

Shocking Stories Confirm the Need for Drug Prevention
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Shocking Stories Confirm the Need for Drug Prevention

Drug-Free Marathon completes its travel across Hungary, even more determined to reach youth with the truth about drugs.

Marijuana by the Numbers: What Do Pasadena Teens and Parents Need to Know?
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Marijuana by the Numbers: What Do Pasadena Teens and Parents Need to Know?

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology Pasadena and the Los Angeles chapter of Foundation for a Drug-Free World invite concerned residents to join them Saturday in a drug prevention initiative to bring the truth about marijuana to local teens and parents.

Kids Are the Collateral Damage in Today's New York Times Exposé
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Kids Are the Collateral Damage in Today's New York Times Exposé

The Times reports that those whose advertising campaign spawned America's opioid epidemic escaped prosecution by agreeing to pay a combined $634.5 million in fines and perform community service.

Methamphetamine Detox Now Available at Soul Surgery in Scottsdale, AZ
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Methamphetamine Detox Now Available at Soul Surgery in Scottsdale, AZ

Soul Surgery Specializes in Methamphetamine Detox.

No Drugs, No Mafia is the Battle Cry in Southeastern Italy
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No Drugs, No Mafia is the Battle Cry in Southeastern Italy

When gang warfare erupted in Southeastern Italy and an innocent woman died, the town pulled together to end drug trafficking and drug abuse.

Bringing the Truth About Drugs to New Mexico Drug Take-Back Event
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Bringing the Truth About Drugs to New Mexico Drug Take-Back Event

Foundation for a Drug-Free World joins forces with the New Mexico National Guard Joint Counterdrug Task Force to educate youth and adults about illicit drug use.

44-Day Run Through Hungary in the Name of a Drug-Free Country
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44-Day Run Through Hungary in the Name of a Drug-Free Country

17th annual Marathon for a Drug-Free Hungary races throughout the country to reach youth with the truth about drugs.

Bringing the Truth About Drugs to the Commonwealth Games
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Bringing the Truth About Drugs to the Commonwealth Games

Drug-Free World volunteers representing a broad array of local nonprofits brought drug prevention to the Commonwealth Games to create an impact on Australia's drug abuse crisis.

Bringing the Truth About Drugs to the Frank Shorter 5K RACE4 Kids' Health
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Bringing the Truth About Drugs to the Frank Shorter 5K RACE4 Kids' Health

Foundation for a Drug-Free World reached out to kids, parents and community leaders with vital information that can make all the difference in light of the overdose epidemic that continues to plague Colorado.

Learning How to Talk to People About Drugs
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Learning How to Talk to People About Drugs

Those attending the World Health Day Open House at the Brussels branch of the Churches of Scientology for Europe learned how simple it is to reach out to young people with the truth about drugs.

This is Not the Marijuana They Smoked at Woodstock
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This is Not the Marijuana They Smoked at Woodstock

This is the wrong time for complacency, warned a drug abuse prevention program at the Church of Scientology Pasadena, held to educate parents and community groups on new dangers from an old drug.

A Race Against Drug Abuse in Taiwan
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A Race Against Drug Abuse in Taiwan

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology Taiwan team up with Lions Clubs International and the Kaohsiung Education Bureau to raise awareness of the dangers of drugs.

A Race Against Drug Abuse in Taiwan
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A Race Against Drug Abuse in Taiwan

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology Taiwan team up with Lions Clubs International and the Kaohsiung Education Bureau to raise awareness of the dangers of drugs.

Drug-Free World: A Valuable Asset to Community Leaders
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Drug-Free World: A Valuable Asset to Community Leaders

Why do so many educators, school resource officers, parents and community and religious leaders rely on the Foundation for a Drug-Free World? Here are just a few of the reasons, taken from thousands of emails that pour in through the Drug-Free World website.

Narconon Suncoast Achieves Behavioral Health Care Accreditation From The Joint Commission
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Narconon Suncoast Achieves Behavioral Health Care Accreditation From The Joint Commission

On March 30, 2018, Narconon Suncoast drug and alcohol treatment center achieved the Gold Seal of Approval by The Joint Commission for behavioral healthcare accreditation, which reflects an organization's commitment to providing safe and effective care to its clients.

Tackling Rising Drug Abuse in Bangladesh
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Tackling Rising Drug Abuse in Bangladesh

With estimates of more than 5 million people addicted to drugs in Bangladesh, a chapter of Foundation for a Drug-Free World is raising awareness among university students with the Truth About Drugs initiative.

Running to Promote Drug-Free Living
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Running to Promote Drug-Free Living

Drug-Free World Runners team raised more than £1,000 on the Endurancelife half- marathon through the South Downs National Park.

Community Leaders Confident After Drug-Free World Workshop
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Community Leaders Confident After Drug-Free World Workshop

A group of drug education professionals and representatives of community groups feel ready to tackle talking to kids about drugs after attending a Drug-Free World training session at the Church of Scientology Sacramento.

Join In, as the Truth About Drugs Spreads Worldwide
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Join In, as the Truth About Drugs Spreads Worldwide

With drug abuse pandemic, reversing it requires a global solution—a solution like Foundation for a Drug-Free World.

Drug-Free Youth Association Partners With Drug-Free World
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Drug-Free Youth Association Partners With Drug-Free World

Malaysian hardcore punk band shatters the myth that you have to take drugs to be cool.

Niagara High Schoolers Learn the Truth About Drugs
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Niagara High Schoolers Learn the Truth About Drugs

Foundation for a Drug-Free World lectures helped students decide to live drug-free

Bringing the Truth About Drugs to Bolivia
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Bringing the Truth About Drugs to Bolivia

A Venezuelan drug-prevention activist and a Bolivian mayor join forces to counter drug abuse in one of the world's most rapidly growing city.

Going the Distance for Drug Abuse Awareness
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Going the Distance for Drug Abuse Awareness

Los Angeles Scientologists promoted drug-free living at the city's Chinese New Year celebration.

Scoring a 3-Pointer Against Drug Abuse and Addiction
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Scoring a 3-Pointer Against Drug Abuse and Addiction

The Los Angeles chapter of Foundation for a Drug-Free World and other nonprofits brought the truth about drugs to thousands at this year's NBA All-Star game

Swing Band Reaches Out With the Truth About Drugs
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Swing Band Reaches Out With the Truth About Drugs

Britain's Got Talent 2012 semi-finalists, the Jive Aces, rocked the streets of Portsmouth, England, February 15, to reach out to people about the dangers of drugs.

Do You Know the Truth About Drugs?
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Do You Know the Truth About Drugs?

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Budapest take to the streets to bring the truth about drugs to the people of their city

Elan Recovery + Wellness to Hold Grand Opening Event
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Elan Recovery + Wellness to Hold Grand Opening Event

Elan Recovery + Wellness, a new addiction recovery treatment center, is opening its doors to receive individuals seeking care for substance use and mental health disorders.