Welcome to Our “Newly Updated” Blog About Teen Drug Prevention!
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Welcome to Our “Newly Updated” Blog About Teen Drug Prevention!

Here is a overview of what our teen drug prevention blog will have to offer. There will be a variation of different ideas, tips, and stories, all pertaining to youth substance use and drug prevention education. My goal is to use this new outlet to connect to youth, parents, teachers and our other supporters. What…

In Memory of Ian James Eaccarino
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In Memory of Ian James Eaccarino

This blog is dedicated in Memory of Ian. No more families should have to experience this devastating tragedy. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) drug-related deaths have more than doubled since the early 1980s. There are more deaths, illness, and disabilities from substance abuse than from any other preventable health condition. Today,…

Heroin Addiction: It can Happen to Anyone
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Heroin Addiction: It can Happen to Anyone

The Many Faces of Heroin Addiction “I know I’m a good person at heart, but when I put that drug in my system, man, everything goes out the window.” –Claire Kerri Blakinger and Claire ( last name not given) were bright, athletic women who attended college, earned good grades and were respected by their fellow…