Top Menu


Disclaimer: Join Together is a news aggregation service from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids that provides daily or breaking news on the top substance abuse and addiction news that impacts your work, life and community. The news is pulled from a comprehensive search of the nation’s leading broadcast, print and digital media including The New York Times, USA Today and the Wall Street Journal. Information on these news sites may contain errors or inaccuracies; the sites’ proprietors do not make any warranty as to the correctness or reliability of the sites’ content. Links to content on and quotation of material from other sites are not the responsibility of Join Together.

On occasion, Join Together runs pieces – synopses of daily news stories – that may be counter to the positions of the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and our partner organizations. Through its many years of service, Join Together has found that the field benefits from awareness of what national, mainstream media is saying about substance use and addiction issues, for good or for ill.

Join Together also provides original reporting and/or commentary published every Wednesday by influential thought leaders in the addiction field or staff. Personal views expressed on this site are solely those of the respective contributors and do not reflect those of Join Together or the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids. All materials supplied to this site are at the owner’s risk.

Reproduction in whole or in part of this publication is strictly prohibited without prior consent. Photographic rights remain the property of Join Together and the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids. For reproduction inquiries, please e-mail