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April is Drug Endangered Children Awareness Month

April 24, 2013

April is Drug Endangered Children (DEC) Awareness Month, and Wednesday, April 24 is the official DEC Awareness Day. The National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children - an organization working to break the cycle of abuse and neglect by empowering practitioners who work to transform the lives of children and families living in drug environments - established April as DEC Awareness Month several years ago as a time to bring practitioners and community members together to show their support for children.

State DEC Alliances have been busy throughout the month with a variety of events - signing proclamations, social media campaign drives, events at the state capitols, and more. Lori Moriarty, VP of National DEC, shares her perspective about DEC Awareness event in a special video. Check it out below.

Visit the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children online to learn more.

 

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