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Local Health:


PA Youth Survey of Lancaster County Youth:


Other Online Sources of Studies and Research

 Prevention Hub: Mentor International: The latest research, policy and practice news from the leading international non-profit organization working globally to prevent substance abuse.

Institute for Research, Education and Training in Addictions (IRETA): IRETA's mission is to become a repository of information related to addiction research, health policy, prevention, intervention and treatment in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and to develop effective mechanisms to transfer that knowledge to the substance abuse field.

Join Together: Provides the latest news in the field of substance abuse prevention and treatment, along with funding information, data and statistics, and links to other sites.

Pennsylvania Student Assistance Program:  The Student Assistance Program (SAP) has been designed to assist school personnel in identifying issues including alcohol, tobacco, other drugs, and mental health issues which pose a barrier to a student’s success. The primary goal is to help students overcome these barriers in order that they may achieve, remain in school, and advance.

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA):  Free, current information and materials concerning alcohol and substance abuse prevention, intervention, and treatment.

Northeast Addiction Technology Transfer Center (Northeast ATTC)- Located in Pittsburgh, PA, the center is designed to enhance the quality of addiction treatment and recovery services within the region by providing policymakers, providers, consumers and other stakeholders with state-of-the art information through technology translation and transfer activities. Serves Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York.

National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs- NREPP is a searchable database of interventions for the prevention and treatment of mental and substance use disorders. SAMHSA has developed this resource to help people, agencies, and organizations implement programs and practices in their communities.

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