Jenna Boardman has been in positions where she’s felt pressured by peers to try drugs or alcohol. “People have offered me stuff all the time,” said the 15-year-old from Mount Moriah. When that happens the Level 1 student at Corner Brook Regional High puts to use the…
D.A.R.E. AMERICA PROVIDES ITS EVIDENCE-BASED CURRICULUM TO WORLD NEIGHBORS
Since the inception of D.A.R.E. in the 1980s, literally thousands of cities, townships, and counties throughout the United States have welcomed D.A.R.E. officers into their classrooms.
For more than two decades, D.A.R.E. has also been an international program with its curricula being taught in more than 50 other countries with six international D.A.R.E. Training Centers capable of training and teaching in many different languages. To date, these centers have graduated over 12,000 D.A.R.E. international law enforcement officers globally. Classroom materials are available in 13 languages and Braille. Moreover, D.A.R.E. is an official consultative NGO to the United Nations and a member of the World Federation Against Drug Abuse.
Vice President of Regional & International Operations
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#NottyOPP Officer Lawrenson, the National Director of D.A.R.E, has been actively involved in our local schools for over 20 years teaching students D.A.R.E lessons. He is especially proud of this piece of artwork from a student😀 #DAREday #DrugAbuseResistanceEducationDay ^kv pic.twitter.com/8OE5hRp2ck— OPP Central Region (@OPP_CR) April 16, 2020
Today is #DAREday. We are not able to celebrate with our DARE students but we are thinking of them today. Use what you were taught in DARE, it will help you make safe and responsible decisions. #OrilliaOPP and #OrilliaCares about the young people of our communities.^mh pic.twitter.com/uGX3xbv3e8— OPP Central Region (@OPP_CR) April 16, 2020
News from D.A.R.E. Canada
Const. Richard Lemieux, left, Daren the Lion, and Const. Joel Faubert at the Kids Fun Day event organized by the Timmins Police Service – Youth in Policing ambassadors. TPS Youth in Policing ambassadors hosted “Kids Fun Day” at Participark on Friday…
This past weekend, 88 students from the five high schools in Timmins attended the third-annual D.A.R.E. Leadership Camp at Camp Bickell. Valerie Demers, left, and Annabelle Breton, both Grade 12 École secondaire catholique Thériault students, were among the counsellors…
The D.A.R.E. program your kids go through in Grade Six is a lot different than the one you experienced. Timmins Police D.A.R.E. co-ordinator, Const. Rick Lemieux, says what used to be “Drug Abuse Resistance Education” is now “Define, Assess, Respond and Evaluate”. It…