Category Substance Abuse

Helping Colorado Youth in the Face of a Drug Abuse Epidemic
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Helping Colorado Youth in the Face of a Drug Abuse Epidemic

The Church of Scientology Denver hosted a special community open house featuring Michael DeLeon, CEO and founder of the drug prevention nonprofit Steered Straight.

Seattle's Drug-Free World Volunteers Reach Out to Help Youth
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Seattle's Drug-Free World Volunteers Reach Out to Help Youth

With opioid overdoses in Washington State now the leading cause of accidental deaths and the opioid crisis reaching a breaking point, Seattle's Drug-Free World volunteers held a community forum at the Church of Scientology Seattle and are reaching out to teachers and counselors with effective tools to educate youth.

Education is the Key to a Drug-Free Life
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Education is the Key to a Drug-Free Life

Church of Scientology Los Angeles hosts a workshop to train educators and community leaders on the Truth About Drugs drug education and prevention curriculum.

Narconon Celebrates 53 Years of Saving Lives
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Narconon Celebrates 53 Years of Saving Lives

Narconon International honors the tens of thousands of program graduates in celebration of the 53rd anniversary of the Narconon program

Drug-Free World Atlanta is Taking on the Opioid Epidemic
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Drug-Free World Atlanta is Taking on the Opioid Epidemic

With more than double the population of Atlanta expected to arrive in the city for the big game, the local chapter of Foundation for a Drug-Free World pulled all stops in their drug prevention outreach.

Southeastern Italy Unites to Counter Teen Drug Abuse and Crime
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Southeastern Italy Unites to Counter Teen Drug Abuse and Crime

On the southern Adriatic coast of Italy, local officials and private citizens join forces to guarantee the future of the next generation.

Helping Atlanta Tackle Drugs at The Big Game LIII
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Helping Atlanta Tackle Drugs at The Big Game LIII

With the eyes of the world on Atlanta, Drug-Free World and friends focus on ending the overdose epidemic with effective drug education.

Drug-Free World Backs Police Charity Drive at the Annual 'Pig Bowl'
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Drug-Free World Backs Police Charity Drive at the Annual 'Pig Bowl'

An afternoon of fun for a worthy cause

Sharing the Truth About Drugs at a Sacramento Wellness Expo
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Sharing the Truth About Drugs at a Sacramento Wellness Expo

At a wellness expo held in honor of Martin Luther King Day of Service, Drug-Free World Sacrament chapter educates families on the dangers of drugs.

German Scientologists Bring Good Sense to the Fight Against Drugs
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German Scientologists Bring Good Sense to the Fight Against Drugs

Taking effective action to counter drug abuse and addiction

30th Annual Say No to Drugs Holiday Classic
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30th Annual Say No to Drugs Holiday Classic

Race raises awareness of the drug epidemic and rallies the Tampa Bay community to take effective action.

Voices for Humanity Combats Drugs With Khai Aziz
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Voices for Humanity Combats Drugs With Khai Aziz

Popular Malaysian rock star Khai Aziz is using his celebrity to take on the drug culture and educate at-risk youth throughout the country.

Voices for Humanity Joins Janice Storey in Telling Baja California Sur the Truth About Drugs
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Voices for Humanity Joins Janice Storey in Telling Baja California Sur the Truth About Drugs

Informing and protecting tens of thousands of youth from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz

Spreading a Drug-Free Message to the Sacramento Community
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Spreading a Drug-Free Message to the Sacramento Community

Raising awareness about drugs to help the community tackle the drug overdose epidemic affecting California.

The Substance Abuse Prevention Summit Returns to Detroit Oct. 25
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The Substance Abuse Prevention Summit Returns to Detroit Oct. 25

Empowerment Zone Coalition (EZC) will focus on reclaiming youth lost to drugs and alcohol abuse

Drug-Free World India is Tackling a National Crisis
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Drug-Free World India is Tackling a National Crisis

Launched in 2016, Drug-Free World India has grown to a network of 31 groups across 19 Indian states with the purpose of educating India's youth to lead drug-free lives.

Drug-Free World Germany National Conference Sets Goals for the Coming Year
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Drug-Free World Germany National Conference Sets Goals for the Coming Year

With the risk of an opioid overdose epidemic looming in the country, Foundation for a Drug-Free World chapters throughout Germany meet to coordinate actions to make maximum impact over the coming year.

Education Can Help Prevent Synthetic Drug Overdose
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Education Can Help Prevent Synthetic Drug Overdose

Foundation for a Drug-Free World fights back against record synthetic overdose deaths in Washington, D.C.

Colorado Breaks the Record for Overdose Fatalities . . . Again
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Colorado Breaks the Record for Overdose Fatalities . . . Again

Working to reverse the drug epidemic by reaching kids with the truth about drugs before they begin to abuse.

Drug-Free World Presents the Basics of Drug Abuse Recognition
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Drug-Free World Presents the Basics of Drug Abuse Recognition

Drug education and prevention program at the Church of Scientology Los Angeles helps Angelinos recognize and deal with the city's widespread problem of drug abuse and addiction.

Officials Promote Drug Prevention at Scientology Forum
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Officials Promote Drug Prevention at Scientology Forum

The Sacramento Church of Scientology hosted a community open house where Office of National Drug Control Policy representatives briefed community leaders and faith-based and community organizations on the current state of drug abuse.

Drug-Free World Belgium: Reaching Kids Before the Dealers Do
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Drug-Free World Belgium: Reaching Kids Before the Dealers Do

Volunteers from the Say No to Drug Association of Belgium carry out a 10-day drug prevention campaign.

America's Birthday Celebrated With a Drug-Free Pledge
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America's Birthday Celebrated With a Drug-Free Pledge

New Mexico Officials and Residents Embrace the Truth About Drugs at Annual Firecracker Jubilee.

Heroin and Meth Abuse Countered by Effective Drug Education
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Heroin and Meth Abuse Countered by Effective Drug Education

Getting the summer off to a drug-free start in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Church of Scientology Hosts 'Drug Abuse: Preventing It Together'
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Church of Scientology Hosts 'Drug Abuse: Preventing It Together'

The Church of Scientology in partnership with Drug-Free Tennessee held a breakfast meeting on drug prevention for International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

Scientologists Launch a Massive Day of Drug Prevention
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Scientologists Launch a Massive Day of Drug Prevention

As the finale of their year-long drug prevention initiative, Scientologists and their community partners roll out a record-breaking day of drug education in support of UN International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

16th Annual Cyclo-Run Rolls Through the Czech Republic for a Drug-Free Country
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16th Annual Cyclo-Run Rolls Through the Czech Republic for a Drug-Free Country

Drug-Free Czech Cyclo-run is bringing the truth about drugs to the youth of the country.

Albuquerque Youth Armed With the Truth About Drugs
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Albuquerque Youth Armed With the Truth About Drugs

Albuquerque Police Department and Foundation for a Drug-Free World team up to provide drug education at Camp Fearless summer youth camp.

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.