The Army Center for Substance Abuse Program (ACSAP) provides commanders guidance/ resources on all non-clinical alcohol and other drug policy issues. ACSAP is concerned about the use of synthetic drugs in the Army. More information on ACSAP.
Creating a workplace program focused on the prevention and treatment of excessive alcohol use and drug abuse can decrease costs associated with absenteeism, decreased productivity, turnover, accidents, and health care. Take a view minutes to review the Office of Personnel Management 2014 Prevention Campaign Alcohol and Drug Misuse Factsheet (registration required) which includes tips for employees, tips for program coordinators, and resources.
Red Ribbon Week is 23-31 October
National Family Partnership provides drug awareness by sponsoring the annual National Red Ribbon Celebration. The Red Ribbon Campaign serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug prevention activities.