Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is an organization of victims and non-victims, trying to make a difference in the fight against drunk driving. MADD is determined to carry out its mission to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime, and prevent underage drinking.
Please find MADD link that gives you all information you need to prevent underage drinking especially proms and graduation time.
This year millions of school children around the world will benefit from D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education), the highly acclaimed program that gives kids the skills they need to avoid involvement in drugs, gangs, and violence.
Important Information for Prom and Graduation Safety
Itís the time of your life, and you are on top of the world, keep it that way and remember these safety ideas. Not only are these the most eventful times they can be the most dangerous. You are the only one that can make the right choices to keep you unharmed.
To make sure your graduation and prom parties do not end in a disaster, here are a few tips:
Attending Parties Safety
Do not use drugs or alcohol (this is huge and one most ignored)
Attend with a friend or buddy look out for each other
Set up rules for each other before getting there
Set a time to leave and stick to it
Make sure this party has an adult in charge
Travel Safety Tips
Wear your seat belt at all times
Do not get into a car with anyone who has been drinking or doing drugs
Do not drink or do drugs and drive
Respect Yourself (if you donít no one else will)
Donít let anyone abuse you or force themselves on you, having a self defense product will set them straight
Call 9-1-1 immediately if you or a friend is being abused
Donít lose control by over indulging in drugs or booze
Prom Night Party
These are repetitive safety tips but sometimes we all need to be reminded, especially in our excitement, with all the special events taking place at this wonderful time of year
Thanks to the MADD, D.A.R.E. and Nanny cam programs for tips, links and information on prom and graduation night.
Congrats, to the graduating seniors and good luck in all your future endeavors!
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