Prevention & Wellness
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd South
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
Narcotics Anonymous Official Website http://www.na.org/
All of the efforts of Narcotics Anonymous are inspired by the primary purpose of our groups. Upon this common ground we stand committed. Our vision is that every addict in the world has the chance to experience our message in his or her own language and culture and find the opportunity for a new way of life.
National Institute on Drug Abuse http://www.drugabuse.gov/
NIDA's mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. This charge has two critical components. The first is the strategic support and conduct of research across a broad range of disciplines. The second is ensuring the rapid and effective dissemination and use of the results of that research to significantly improve prevention and treatment and to inform policy as it relates to drug abuse and addiction.
U.S. Department of Education’s Higher Education Center http://www.higheredcenter.org/
The Higher Education Center helps campuses and communities address problems of alcohol, other drugs, and violence by identifying effective strategies and programs based upon the best prevention science.
Phoenix House: Alcohol and Your College Experience http://www.factsontap.org/
We are committed to changing attitudes and expectations around youth drinking and drug abuse and helping student make successful transitions from high school to college and beyond. We do this by providing training and technical assistance for professionals working with this population, developing high-quality and effective resources, and working to change policies that affect young people.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration http://www.samhsa.gov/
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
Ohio State University-College of Pharmacy http://www.pharmacy.ohio-state.edu/outreach/generation-rx/
This website provides medication safety and prescription drug abuse prevention resources for schools, colleges, and communites.
Taylor Hooton Foundation http://taylorhooton.org/
The Taylor Hooton Foundation is committed to educating everyone, youth and adults alike, about the life-threatening dangers of APEDs. Everyone needs to know about the growing problem and be able to recognize the signs of this latest wave of drug abuse.