Tag Archives: intervention

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Honors and Remembers James E. Burke, Chairman Emeritus

October 1, 2012 – New York, NY – The Partnership at Drugfree.org honors and remembers James E. Burke, who passed away on Friday, September 28. Burke, one of the nation’s most admired chief executives with a distinguished career at Johnson …

The New Voices on our Helpline: Denise Ocasio and Jerry Otero, Parent Support Specialists

The Partnership at Drugfree.org welcomes Denise Ocasio, MSW CASAC-T and Jerry Otero, MA, Parent Support Specialists who will staff our bilingual Parents Toll-Free Helpline at 1-855-DRUGFREE. Denise joins our organization from MIC- Women’s Health Services as a social worker, delivering …

December eNewsletter: Wrapping up 2011 with New Parent Resources

2011 Commissioner’s Play Healthy Award Winners Announced! Susan Mayberry, a youth coach and teacher from Overland Park, Kansas and Carlos Umana, a teen athlete from El Paso, Texas, were honored by The Partnership at Drugfree.org and Major League Baseball, with …

Steve Pasierb to Speak About Rx Drug Abuse at A&E Town Hall

Next Tuesday, December 6th, our President and CEO Steve Pasierb will serve as a panelist at a town hall meeting hosted by A&E Network and The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey.  Moderated by ABC News Correspondent Deborah Roberts, the …

NYU Silver School of Social Work’s Substance Abuse Conference

The Partnership at Drugfree.org is proud to co-sponsor the NYU Silver School of Social Work’s substance abuse conference next month.  The conference, “Substance Use: Responding to Changes in Policy, Research and Services,” will present current information regarding substance use prevention, …

You’re Invited! Free Telephone Seminar Series: Drug and Alcohol Awareness

CIGNA and The Partnership at Drugfree.org are hosting a monthly series of telephone seminars that will help you better understand today’s changing landscape of substance abuse. The seminars are free and there is no registration required. They’re open to any …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Launches 1-855-DRUGFREE Bilingual, Toll-Free Helpline for Parents of Kids Who are Using Drugs or Drinking

~Expert Help for Parents and Families in Need~ NEW YORK, NY – September 20, 2011 – The Partnership at Drugfree.org is introducing a new bilingual (English/Spanish), toll-free telephone helpline, dedicated to helping parents and families who may not have access …

Lunch-n-Learn at the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University

On May 3, our friends at the The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA) invited Steve Pasierb, President and CEO of The Partnership at Drugfree.org, to speak to staff about our organization’s evolution beyond prevention and media …

Ad Council Touts Our Brand Identity

Rowena Tse from the Ad Council’s popular industry blog, “Adlibbing” touted our organization’s new name and our unique brand identity. Here is an excerpt: “…The Partnership for a Drug-Free America recently rebranded itself as The Partnership at DrugFree.org, with the …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Awarded Grant from Daniels Fund to Support Denver-based Community Outreach Program

The Partnership at Drugfree.org has been awarded a grant of more than $50,000 from the Denver, Colorado-based Daniels Fund. The grant will support collaboration between the Denver Office of Drug Strategy (DODS) and the nonprofit to pilot a new community education program called the Time To Act Community Program. …