|To provide leadership, guidance and program material for the delivery of D.A.R.E. programs to the children of Massachusetts.|
What is D.A.R.E.?
Drug Abuse Resistance Education, D.A.R.E., is a program consisting of a series of classroom lessons that include the most up-to-date evidence and research-based strategies for drug abuse prevention. The program addresses common drug-related beliefs among adolescents; increases risk-awareness of substance abuse; and focuses on improving social skills like problem-solving, communication, decision making, and resistance/assertiveness training. The D.A.R.E. program is delivered by police officers at various grades, K-12. more...
Why Parents Should Care
Substance abuse by your children can result in lost lives both figuratively and for real. Additionally, actions by your children while under your influence can result in you being held financially responsible. You could lose everything... Your child or your childs future and even all your assets. See what you can do...