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Substance Abuse Prevention Resources for Educators

You play such a vital role in our children’s lives. Your hard work, compassion and creativity is so important to the healthy development of our communities' most valuable resource: children. Think of Informed Families as a partner in your endeavors to educate and help K-12 kids in Florida grow up safe, healthy and drug free.

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Here's what you can do:


Become an

Ambassadors deliver four yearly prevention campaigns at their schools to support children’s substance abuse prevention.

Get trained and order materials here »



Stay in the

Sign up to receive email regarding our yearly campaigns, tips on effective prevention and substance abuse research throughout the year.

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Share and

Informed Families relies on educators to help spread the prevention message and get the conversation going.

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Laura Estes

“I love Informed Families’ materials. We don’t have the budget to create materials on our own and they enable me to reinforce the healthy messages I share with students, year-round, while also reaching out to the parents to get them involved.”

Laura Estes
of Walton County

Anne Lewis“I am so excited for the new school year and it is because of Informed Families! I completed my order for materials today and then went to the website to check out everything there. I look forward to working with all of you again!”

Anne Lewis 
of Baker County

Sonia Ambrose“Drug prevention is important to me because substance abuse is a no-win situation, which creates havoc. The problem is detrimental to society as a whole and I do anything I can to prevent my students from getting involved with drugs.”

Sonia Ambrose
of Miami-Dade County

Other Resources for Educators

  Check out our blog with information specifically for educators »



We have lots of materials for parents; feel free to forward along »


  Read through our FAQs on becoming an ambassador »


Have a question? Get in touch with us »



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