PRC Resources

Useful Links

For more related information, please visit the following websites:

Prevention Research Center (PRC)
The Prevention Research Center was formed in 1983 as a national center for prevention research. PRC's focus is on conducting research to better understand the social and physical environments that influence individual behavior that leads to alcohol and drug misuse.
www.prev.org

Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE)
A nonprofit organization specializing in conducting research related to health and social issues and translating science into practice in solution of real-world problems.
www.pire.org

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
An institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) which supports and conducts biomedical and behavioral research on the causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems.
www.niaaa.nih.gov

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
An institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The mission of NIDA is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health.
www.drugabuse.gov

Alcohol Justice
Alcohol Justice was formed in 1987 as one of the endowed Buck Trust agencies. It was originally known as Marin Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Other Drug Problems, and later as The Marin Institute, or TMI. In 2011, we changed our name to Alcohol Justice. to reflect our strong commitment to equity for all communities and our alcohol industry watchdog role.
alcoholjustice.org/

Mothers Against Drunk Driving
One of the most well-known advocacy organizations dedicated to reducing impaired driving and underage drinking and providing services to victims. Their website includes information about impaired driving around the country as well as about legal, enforcement, and educational strategies for preventing impaired driving.
www.madd.org

The National Liquor Law Enforcement Association
The National Liquor Law Enforcement Association (NLLEA) is a non-profit association of law enforcement personnel dedicated to the enforcement of liquor laws and regulations. Their website provides information about liquor laws and their enforcement.
www.nllea.org


Additional Useful Links

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/tobacco/smoking
http://www.drinkaware.co.uk/facts/drink-driving
http://www.drugfree.org
https://getsmartaboutdrugs.com/
http://www.helpingotherslivesober.org
http://www.nurturingenvironments.org
http://www.publichealth.org/resources/addiction
http://www.steppingstonecenter.org/how-alcohol-affects-the-adolescent-brain
http://trafficsafety.org/safety/risk/impaired-driving-resources
https://addictionresource.com/