Upcoming DEA 360 Events

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The DEA 360 Strategy puts the focus on the places hardest hit by the opioid crisis. Check out this list of local, community-based events connected to the initiative.

New Orleans 360:

South Louisiana Youth Summit on Opioid Awareness

groupofteensonstepsPresented by DEA 360 and the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation, the South Louisiana Youth Summit on Opioid Awareness is designed to address the growing opioid epidemic by reaching out to our youth to stop addiction before it starts.

The event has been specifically designed for middle and high school students. This is a free of charge school event and is not open to the public. Space is limited and is on a first come, first serve basis.


October 1, 2019


9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


University of New Orleans - Lakefront Arena
6801 Franklin Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70122


If you're interested in having your school or organization attend, find out how you can register.

Learn more about the event on the summit's website.


Manchester 360:

Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day - October 12, 2019, 1pm-6pm at Camp Carpenter 300 Blondin Rd in Manchester, for more information contact: Tyler Yankey Tyler.Yankey@scouting.orgDEA 360 and the Boy Scouts of America are hosting a day of family fun! This event will feature archery, mini golf, human arcade, plus more! In addition, the DEA 360 Strategy along with their community partners will give special presentations on drug education and prevention.

This event is free for families interested in Cub Scouts.


Date: October 12, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Camp Carpenter
300 Blondin Rd
Manchester, NH 03109


For more information contact Tyler Yankey at Tyler.Yankey@scouting.org.


Cleveland 360:

Treatment, Recovery, Addiction, Prevention (T.R.A.P) 2019

high school studentsJoin us for a Pep Rally featuring the popular DJ CocoZ! This event, sponsored by DEA 360, CADCA, and local organizations, will also feature breakout sessions, free giveaways and prizes, a 3D impaired vision challenge and much more.

Date: October 11, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 1400 East 55th
Cleveland, Ohio 44103

High schools can RSVP for this rally at 216-926-1070.

Say "Boo" to Drugs

Say Boo to Drugs Event- October 19, 2019, 11AM-3PM, Spectrum Training Center 129 West 4th Street Lorain OhioCome out to this FREE community event - featuring food, face painting, giveaways and more - to celebrate Red Ribbon

Date: October 19, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Spectrum Training Center
129 West 4th Street
Lorain, Ohio

For more information, contact DEA 360 Cleveland Community Outreach Coordinator Lorna McLain via email (lorna.s.mclain@usdoj.gov) or phone (216-339-7972).


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