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.


Take Back Day

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

Date: October 26, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Your local collection site

Get more information on the Take Back Day website.