National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month is Here

It's Officially National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

Help raise awareness of the dangers of OTC cough medicine and prescription (Rx) drug misuse during National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month (NMAAM) throughout October. Take part in the Dose of Prevention Challenge, which promotes community engagement through a variety of virtual events and activities.

Share what you're doing to make a difference in your community by participating in the Dose of Prevention Challenge. The deadline to enter is Friday, November 5. Prizes include a $1,500 cash award for the winning coalition, a full scholarship to CADCA's 2022 National Leadership Forum and more.

CADCA and the Consumer Healthcare Products Association would like to thank coalitions, organizations and individuals who work to create safe, healthy and drug-free communities globally. Learn more about National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month (NMAAM) and access useful resources today.

About CADCA

The mission of CADCA (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) is to strengthen the capacity of community coalitions to create and maintain safe, healthy and drug-free communities globally.  This is accomplished by providing technical assistance and training, public policy advocacy, media strategies and marketing programs, training and special events.