Narconon Freedom Center takes Drug Prevention Education to the county fair engaging people of all ages talking about the 10 myths of drugs and giving away booklets, DVDs and T-shirts.
Online PR News – 01-September-2011 – – Albion, MI - Narconon Freedom Center takes Drug Prevention Education to the county fair talking to people of all ages about the 10 myths of drugs and quizzing them on these points, as covered in the booklet “10 Things Your Friends May Not Know About Drugs”. They also handed out these booklets and other “Truth About Drugs” material, as well as DVDs and T-shirts.
The “10 Things Your Friends May Not Know About Drugs” booklet covers such myths as: most drugs can’t hurt your mind, alcohol isn’t a drug, Ecstasy is safer than other drugs, drugs stay in the body for only a short time and more.
“It’s so rewarding to talk to people one on one, especially the young people, and to do the 10 myths quiz with them. As we go over the answers and the true information you can see a spark of recognition about how dangerous drug really are come into their eyes. If at least one life was saved because of our efforts at the fair then a difference has been made to better life,” says Brian Kuehne, Executive Director of Narconon Freedom Center for Alcohol and Drug Prevention Education and Rehabilitation.
American drug abuse statistics are startling with over 20 million Americans using Marijuana and estimated 6 million Americans using cocaine. There are an estimated 13 million Americans who are alcoholics. Almost one third of Americans between ages 20 – 40 have used an illicit drug once in their life and almost half of Americans entering the work force have used an illicit drug once in the past.
Many of these drug users are citizens in the community where you live. This motivates the highly qualified staff of Narconon Freedom Center to go into their community and other communities surrounding Albion to deliver Drug Prevention Education as well as to help those addicted to alcohol or drugs recover and lead drug free lives.
If you are interested receiving Drug Prevention Education or a copy of the “10 Things Your Friends May Not Know About Drugs” at no charge call 877- 394-1828.
Narconon Freedom Center, located in Albion, MI, is a private non-profit agency that is licensed by the State of Michigan. They have provided Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation and Recovery Services to individuals throughout the nation that are dealing with alcohol and substance abuse. Their program boasts at 70% success rate that is 4 time higher than the national average. Additionally, they offer drug prevention education and are involved in community outreach programs. For more information visit their website at www.freedomdrugrehab.com or call toll-free 877-394-1828.