National Partners

Local/State

Boys & Girls Club – Camden NJ

Mission: To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

Camden County Council on Alcoholism and Drug

The CCCADA aims to Prevent the disease of alcoholism, drug abuse and related problems; Educate the public that alcoholism, substance use disorders and related problems are treatable and preventable; and Encourage the early identification, intervention, treatment and continuum of care for alcoholism and other substance use disorders.

Cape Assist

Cape Assist is dedicated to preventing and treating substance abuse and related issues in Cape May County through education, advocacy, counseling and community collaboration.

Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office

The Prosecutor is the Chief law enforcement officer in the County, and by statute, is responsible for the detection, arrest, indictment and conviction of offenders against the criminal laws of the State of New Jersey. 

Catholic Charities Diocese of Camden

Catholic Charities Diocese of Camden seeks to transform the lives of people in need, with a special emphasis on reaching out to people and groups who are not fully part of the communities of South Jersey because they are poor and vulnerable.

City of Angels

City of Angels NJ, Inc. was founded in 2009 to guide people with addiction to treatment and support them in their recovery. 

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

CADCA is the premier membership organization representing those working to make their communities safe, healthy and drug-free.

Cumberland County Healthy Communities Coalition

The Cumberland County Healthy Communities Coalition is a community-based coalition aimed to reduce substance abuse among youth in Cumberland County, NJ. 

DEA Youth Dance Program

The DEA Youth Dance Program was established to empower kids by providing a free and positive afterschool alternative to drugs through the fun, healthy, and expressive art form of dance.

Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office

The Prosecutor's Office serves as a countywide criminal investigative agency, along with conducting all criminal court activities for the county.

Greater Wildwood Elks Lodge #1896 – New Jersey

Elks invest in their communities through programs that help children grow up healthy and drug-free, meet the needs of today’s veterans, and improve the quality of life.

Join Together Atlantic County

Mission: to prevent, reduce, and/or delay substance use among youth of Atlantic County in a long term and sustainable manner. 

Kings Crusade

Mission: to help conquer the Opioid epidemic and promote consciousness to eliminate the stigma that encompasses this disease.

Lions International Club

Mission: to empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs.

Lower Township Healthy Youth Coalition

This coalition is dedicated to reducing substance abuse in Lower Township.

Morey’s Pier

Beyond rides, laughter and entertainment, Morey's Pier strives to support a brighter future for our community.

New Jersey School Boards Association

Since 1914, NJSBA has served local school boards through advocacy, training and direct services.

New Jersey State Police DMI, Narcotics Analysis Unit -

“The New Jersey State Police is committed to protect, preserve, and safeguard the constitutional and civil rights of all citizens through impartial and courteous law enforcement with integrity and professionalism. We shall ensure public safety and provide quality service in partnership with our communities.”

The Association of Student Assistance Professionals of New Jersey

A not-for-profit organization, the group is made up of several hundred Student Assistance Professionls(SAPs), Student Assistance Coordinators (SACs), prevention specialists, educators and health care professionals.

Office of Mental Health & Human Services

The New Jersey Department of Health works to ensure that citizens receive appropriate levels of care in every regulated facility.

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Drug-Free Kids is committed to helping families struggling with their son’s or daughter’s substance use.

 

Federal

Department of Justice:  Office of Justice Programs (OJP)

The Office of Justice Programs (OJP) provides innovative leadership to federal, state, local, and tribal justice systems, by disseminating state-of-the art knowledge and practices across America, and providing grants for the implementation of these crime fighting strategies. Because most of the responsibility for crime control and prevention falls to law enforcement officers in states, cities, and neighborhoods, the federal government can be effective in these areas only to the extent that it can enter into partnerships with these officers. 

 

Department of Justice:   Violence Reduction Network (VRN) 

The National Guard’s Counterdrug Program’s mission is to use the National Guard’s resources to help create the best opportunity for America’s youth to make the decision to be drug-free. They work with local law enforcement, education and community based organizations to reduce the chances of exposure of illegal drugs to our nation’s children.

 

Department of Health & Human Services (HHS):  Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.  SAMHSA promotes and implements prevention and early intervention strategies to reduce the impact of mental and substance use disorders in America’s communities.

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)

The mission of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention is to improve behavioral health through evidence-based prevention approaches.

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)

The mission of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment is to promote community-based substance abuse treatment and recovery services for individuals and families in every community. CSAT provides national leadership to improve access, reduce barriers, and promote high quality, effective treatment and recovery services.

 

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) 

CDC remains committed to advancing a public health approach to preventing drug overdose death and applies its scientific expertise to help curb the epidemic in three ways: improving data quality and surveillance to monitor and respond to the epidemic; strengthening state efforts by scaling up effective public health interventions; and equipping health care providers with the data and tools needed to improve the safety of their patients. 

 

Non-Government Organizations

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) 

CADCA is the premier membership organization representing those working to make their communities safe, healthy, and drug-free. CADCA has members in every U.S. state and territory and is working in 18 countries around the world. Special programs within CADCA are supporting returning veterans and their families and training youth leaders to be effective agents of change –all through the coalition model. Since 1992, CADCA has demonstrated that when all sectors of a community come together —social change happens. 

 

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids (Partnership) 

Founded in 1987 as an anti-drug advertising campaign and formerly known as the Partnership for a Drug-Free America, the Partnership is a nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing teen substance abuse and helping families impacted by addiction. The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids translates the science of teen drug use and addiction for families, providing parents with direct support to prevent and cope with teen drug and alcohol abuse. On their website, families can find the information they need to understand the ever-changing drug landscape, which now includes abuse of prescription drugs. In addition to support and resources for parents, Partnership reaches youth directly through teen-targeted efforts. 

 

DEA Educational Foundation 

Established in 2001, the DEA Educational Foundation educates the American public on the various costs and consequences of drugs on society through support of the educational programs and exhibits of the DEA Museum and the operation of DEA Youth Dance Program in more than 30 cities around the country. 

 

Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks 

The Elks National Drug Awareness Program, established in 1982, is the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States. The Elks are committed to eliminating the use and abuse of illegal drugs by all members of society and believe that in order to ensure a bright future for our country, it is essential that our children be raised in a drug-free environment. The Elks possess a dedicated army of volunteers who freely give their time and talents to what they describe as “a most noble cause.” 

 

Boys & Girls Clubs 

The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. A Boys & Girls Club provides: a safe place to learn and grow; ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals; and Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences. Their community-based Delinquency and Gang Prevention/Intervention Initiative targets young people ages 6 to 18 that are at high risk for involvement or are already involved with delinquency and gangs. These youth and teens are directed to positive alternatives and learn about violence prevention.

 

Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts of America 

Boy Scouts -- One of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun.

The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society Drugs: A Deadly Game! is the drug abuse prevention awareness program of the Boy Scouts of America. It is a drug education experience designed to stimulate discussion in small groups and classroom settings and to get children talking—and learning—about the dangers of drug use and abuse.

Girl Scouts -- Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Gil Scouts sees itself as the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. With programs for girls from coast to coast and across the globe, Girl Scouts offers every girl a chance to do something amazing.