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To Communicate Effectively With Their Children About The Dangers Of Drugs"

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PRESENTATIONS:

The Courage to Speak® Presentation is a dynamic, riveting and thought-provoking drug prevention presentation given by Ginger Katz, Founder and CEO of The Courage to Speak® Foundation, Inc. Ms. Katz, who lost her teenage son to a drug overdose in 1996, has made over 1,000 drug prevention education presentations throughout the country.

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PROGRAM FOR GRADES 4-6:

The Courage to Speak® Foundation’s Program for Grades 4-6(8 Sessions) teaches young children to follow healthy lifestyles and avoid drug use and substance abuse. The drug prevention program is implemented by teachers in schools and supports children in avoiding illegal drugs by giving them a toolbox of knowledge and refusal skills.

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MIDDLE SCHOOL DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROGRAM:

These innovative school-based programs target middle school-age groups particularly vulnerable to using gateway drugs such as tobacco, alcohol, marijuana and prescription drugs. Based on national standards for effective drug prevention programs, the substance abuse prevention programs are carefully designed to inspire students to resist drugs, say no to drugs and help them make healthier decisions.

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HIGH SCHOOL DRUG USE PREVENTION PROGRAM:

This program provides students in grades 9-12 with the knowledge and skills necessary to make healthy decisions and resist the pressure to use drugs and abuse drugs. This comprehensive drug prevention program incorporates lessons that address communication, decision-making, risk reduction, problem solving and goal setting to empower high school students to avoid drug use and resist drug addiction..

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AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM:

The Courage to Speak® Foundation’s Program for After School is based on the book Sunny’s Story. This innovative after school drug prevention program targets the 4th through 8th grade. This program is adapted from the scientifically proven Courage to Speak® Drug Prevention Program for Elementary Schools.

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COURAGE TO SPEAK- COURAGEOUS PARENTING 101®:

Courage to Speak- Courageous Parenting 101® is a free, multi-session drug abuse education and prevention program, offered in both English and Spanish, designed to help parents understand the impact of drug abuse on youth and give them the knowledge required to communicate more effectively with their children about the dangers or drugs.

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THE ANNUAL COURAGE TO SPEAK® EMPOWERING YOUTH TO BE DRUG FREE FAMILY NIGHT:

The Annual Courage to Speak Empowering Youth to be Drug Free Family Night is an exciting media event that offers a complimentary dinner and celebrates the commitment of the students that have participated in the Courage to Speak® Drug Prevention Education Programs in classes at their school.

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