Indian River Schools see a significant reduction in substance use!
"Indian River County, Florida, is devoted to providing adolescents and teens with the tools and skills needed to build confidence, courage, self-esteem, and to successfully handle challenging situations. They have implemented the Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) program in a comprehensive, community-wide effort to reduce the likelihood of teen use throughout their community. In doing so, the County has demonstrated its commitment to reducing the risks of alcohol, tobacco, drug abuse, and violence by targeting the major social and psychological factors that promote the initiation of substance use and other risky behavior."
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LifeSkills Training prevention news!
"The Substance Awareness Center of Indian River County is committed to providing middle school and high school students and their families the skills they need to be healthy, safe and successful through the LifeSkills Training Program- free from the dangers of smoking, alcohol, marijuana and bullying which leads to violence, reckless, dangerous, life-threatening, life-changing behavior."
We are the recipient of grants from
the following very generous foundations:
To Lead the community toward a healthier lifestyle by reducing the incidence of substance abuse in Indian River County, through prevention, treatment and recovery support.