Your story is powerful.
Sometimes it’s not only what is said, but who said it that makes all the difference. PreventEd invites you to share your story about how substance use, addiction, prevention, or recovery has affected your life and your loved ones.Share Your Story
This is your chance to influence change.
Join us and make sure that your voice is heard. You can make a difference. Legislators and policy makers look to you for input on these important issues.View Advocacy Resources
Support with your words.
Some words carry negative connotations. Calling someone an “addict” or an “alcoholic,” defines that person by a behavior, and downplays their humanity. Learn about person-first language, and why it’s important.The Importance of Person-First Language
Young Professionals of PreventEd
YPPE are individuals dedicated to the mission of PreventEd and giving back to the community. We are passionate about raising awareness and reducing the stigma around substance misuse and substance use disorder.Learn more