Don't miss the 25th Annual DrugFree Greenville Walkathon
Be "In the Know"
- Because what you don't know CAN hurt you!
The mission of DrugFree
Greenville is to increase awareness of substance abuse; to encourage
an environment that will not tolerate a diminished quality of life due
to substance abuse; and to serve as a catalyst for community partnerships
working toward this end.
To accomplish our
goals, DrugFree Greenville relies on the support and
participation of people like YOU. How YOUR support
helps DrugFree Greenville.
Learn how DrugFree
Greenville got started - and continues
to work for prevention.
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- links 50 local health & service agencies for information exchange,
service needs identification, referral encouragement. The Network produces
the Hunt County Community Chest Card,
a resource referral guide for the community.
Chest Card pdf version - you will
need Acrobat Reader to view this file.) Download
- GHS PALS
(Peer Assistance Leaders) youth development program - provides volunteer
mentoring for younger students, cooperates with SADD and GHS student
government in prevention programs
- GCS SADD
(Students Against Destructive Decisions) - student membership organization
that develops substance abuse awareness, provides training and leadership
development, sponsors prevention activities, encourages volunteerism
- Parent Power
- parent education program conducted in cooperation with Region 10 Education
Service Center designed to develop/enhance parenting skills to foster
healthy families able to resist substance abuse
- Heroes Program
- First responder
appreciation program designed to educate and develop a positive relationship
between law enforcement, firefighters and EMS personnel.
Night 2013 Photos
- Business &
- resource and referral services and information for local businesses
- Eye Out for
partnership with TABC, MADD, and Hunt Co. law enforcement agencies to
decrease fatalities and injuries due to DWI
- Red Ribbon
- month-long awareness campaign involving all sectors of the community
in comprehensive grassroots alcohol, tobacco, drug abuse prevention
Red Ribbon 2012
- community awareness event with participants representing all ages
and demographic groups in a health-promoting, substance-free activity
Don't miss the 2013 Walk on May
4! It's our 25th Annual Walk!
- Market Square,
Registration begins at 8 a.m.
- Play Walkopoly
Help fund programs working toward a drug free Greenville. information
Baseball - teaches Greenville Intermediate School students about
the dangers of tobacco, alcohol, and drug use through a competition
between classrooms based on questions/answers. "Baseball"
games are preceded by intensive classroom instruction.
- Kite Fly
- substance free fun that partners community volunteers with Greenville
Intermediate School, Greenville Christian School, Phoenix School students
in flying student-created kites with prevention messages.
- You are invited
to cheer for the great kids who will discover "the sky's the
limit" when you're drug free!
Dreams - A 3-day drinking/drugging & driving prevention
immersion learning experience for high school students held every 4
years. February 16-18, 2010
Shattered Dreams includes:
- Mock DWI car
Dead" announcements over the school PA every 15 minutes to
represent the individuals killed by drunk/drugged drivers every
- Law enforcement
parent death notifications
for the students "killed"
retreat for participants
- Memorial assembly
- Mock trial
- School Assemblies
presentations by prevention-oriented groups including StraightWay, Carlos
Cruz, Keith Davis, MADD, Look Before You Leap, Primary Focus and other
- makes videos, books, and other materials on prevention of tobacco,
alcohol, drug use available free of charge to individuals, groups, businesses,
schools, and churches
- Public Education
- raises awareness and involvement in Drug Free Greenville activities
and increases understanding of community grassroots prevention through
advertising, newspaper column, news stories, flyers, posters, and brochures
us on Facebook
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