For Community Advocates
While the work of any one person can make a difference, communities need to come together to combat over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicine abuse. If you’re a member of a local community anti-drug coalition, engaged in other community advocacy activities, or simply want to get involved, then this toolkit is for you!
Know the facts and learn how to prevent OTC cough medicine. abuse.Download fact sheet
Educate others about cough medicine abuse with this presentation.Download PowerPoint
Publications and Brochures
Order free educational brochures for teens and parents for distribution in your community or at your next event:
Informing Parents: Preventing Teen Cough Medicine Abuse: A Parent’s Guide
The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and CHPA
Order free brochure (English and Spanish)
Download brochure (English)
Download brochure (Spanish)
Already active with a CADCA chapter? Participate in the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) 50 Challenge and host an event during National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month in October. Find great materials and information about how to hold a successful event here.