Train the Trainer

training graphicAre you interested in making a difference? If so, consider attending one of these FREE "Train the Trainer" events to learn how you can educate your community about the dangers of opioid misuse. PLEASE NOTE:  The same training is provided four times – you do not need to attend more than once. Coffee and snacks will be provided. Check out the flyer.

See dates, times and locations below:


Cleveland, Ohio trainings


March 11, 2020 and March 12, 2020


9:30 am - 12:00 pm


Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C)

2900 Community College Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115
Liberal Arts Building room 102

Please see the TRI-C campus map -- please park in lot 6.


Lorain, Ohio trainings


March 11, 2020 and March 12, 2020


2:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Amy Levin Conference and Learning Center

1165 N Ridge Rd
Lorain, OH  44055


Tickets to these trainings are FREE. But space is limited. Register here.

Still have questions? Reach out to Community Outreach Specialist Lorna McLain at (216) 339-7972 or by email at


National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

National Take Back day

Take Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs. 


April 25, 2020


10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Drop-off locations nationwide

Check DEA's official Take Back Day website for more information and to find year-round collection sites near you.


Ohio Youth Summit on Opioid Awareness

Young people piling handsThe Ohio Youth Summit on Opioid Awareness is a half-day event designed to educate middle and high school students about the dangers of opioid addiction and encourage them to be part of the solution to ending this epidemic. The Summit will seek to empower students to take action in their schools to promote prevention and encourage peers to seek the benefits of leading a healthy lifestyle.



April 30, 2020


9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Wolstein Center - Cleveland State University
2000 Prospect Avenue
Cleveland, OH


Learn more about the event and how you can register your school or organization!


CADCA National Youth Leadership Training

group of teens

The Community Anti-Drug Coalition (CADCA) and DEA 360 are teaming up to provide drug prevention training to local high school students.  DJ Coco Z will provide music!



May 8 - 9, 2020


9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cleveland Public Downtown Library
325 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114


At the end of the two-day training, students will receive 16 service hours, a certificate, plus more. For more information, contact 216-926-1070. Online registration will open March 1, 2020.