7 Stories
Posted on: July 5, 2017

The True Cost of Driving Under the Influence

Drinking and driving is a dangerous, yet common activity in the United States. It causes thousands of deaths each year, results in severe penalties and has life-altering consequences.

Read on... Home
Posted on: May 11, 2017

Clarkson: Develop warm, involved relationship to raise drug-averse kids

Some readers may remember the Nancy Reagan slogan, minted in the 1980s, when she was first lady: "Just Say No."

Read the full Chicago Tribune story Home
Posted on: November 29, 2016

Documentary -- "Prescription For Change"

MTV teams up with multi-platinum artist Macklemore to explore America's opioid epidemic. Macklemore - himself a recovering addict - traveled to Washington D.C. for an exclusive conversation with President Obama, before heading to Seattle to meet with thos...

Read on...

Watch "Prescription For Change" at MTV.com Home
Posted on: November 28, 2016

Lisa Ling Investigates Heroin Epidemic

View this episode of "This is Life with Lisa Ling" on CNN that will focus on heroin use in Chicago.

View this episode on CNN Home
Posted on: November 21, 2016

New Video -- The Dangers of Prescription Medication

The Orland Park Substance Awareness Forum has created and posted a new video on the dangers of prescription medication.

View the video Home
Posted on: April 29, 2016

Empower Teens to Make Good Choices

Hosted by High School District 230. Local experts share practical tips on empowering teens to make good choices. Streamed live on March 1, 2016.

View the video... Home
Posted on: April 29, 2016

Raising Awareness of Opioid Addiction; FBI, DEA Release Documentary Aimed at Youth

In an effort to combat the growing epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse, the FBI and DEA have released Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict, a documentary aimed at educating students and young adults about the dangers of addiction.

Additional Info... Home