Students, Faculty and Staff can show support of SSC’s Red Ribbon Week by wearing red and visiting the Office of Student Life and Leadership (Room 2329) to receive a special gift promoting a drug free campus!
For more information, please contact the Office of Student Life and Leadership at (708) 596- 2000 ext.
More information on the Red Ribbon Campaign website.
Children of parents who talk to their teens regularly about drugs are 42% less likely to use drugs than those who don’t; yet, only a quarter of teens report having these conversations.
With its series of special focus reports, the Panel undertakes in-depth examinations of particular biodefense topics of concern, considers how the recommendations it made in the apply to these topics, and adds detail and new action items in keeping with its existing recommendations.
This special focus report is the first in the series, and reflects the Panel’s evaluation of threats to animal agriculture, a critical infrastructure component central to the health and well-being of the population and the security of a major element of the national economy.
The National Red Ribbon Campaign is the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the nation reaching millions of young people during Red Ribbon Week, October 23-31 each year.
The increasing rate of emerging and reemerging zoonotic disease, along with threats and attempts by those with nefarious intent to attack food and agriculture, point to the need to exert more effort to eliminate vulnerabilities and reduce consequences associated with America’s agricultural sector.
Image of Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.] This initiative seeks to empower young people to create, embrace, and strengthen their drug free beliefs.
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The Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) and Hudson River Financial Federal Credit Union invites the community to take a visible stand against drugs by celebrating Red Ribbon Week from October 23-31.
This year’s theme is “Your Future is Key, So Stay Drug Free.” and the celebration will kick off in Yorktown Heights on October 23 with red ribbons hung around the Town of Yorktown and special messaging throughout the Jefferson Valley Mall.