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Check out SAPCA's August newsletter for information about our work, community announcements and upcoming events, and COVID-19 resources. 

Celebrate Red Ribbon Week! 

Join Building Better Futures for a fun virtual information session on September 17 from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. The information session is open to parents and students interested in joining the program. We hope to see you there! Click here for information about joining the meeting.


Click here to register for "Strengthening Resiliency & Preventing Suicide During COVID-19: A Conversation with Experts."


  parent support line 

Learn about the important role parents and other caring adults play in preventing substance use here.

Click here to become a member of SAPCA

View a summary of the latest results from the Profile of Student Life Survey (Developmental Assets) conducted in 2019. The full report can be found here.

Check out this spotlight of our 2019 Project Sticker Shock!

During this annual event, teams of youth and adults place bright warning stickers on multi-packs of beer and other alcohol products in Alexandria stores

E-Cigarettes & JUUL: What Schools and Parents Should Know


Learn more about Virginia's new Tobacco 21 legislation, effective July 1, 2019!



Click here to learn what retailers need to know about Tobacco 21.

Nationwide, less than a quarter of high school seniors report drinking alcohol -- and in Alexandria, that number is lower. Learn more about this Trend To Get Behind:

PWH Poster 2018

Learn more about Virginia Drinking Laws here.

Interested in learning more about opioids? Click on the links below: 
Flyer in English 
Folleto en Español 

Visit KNOW the RxSK to learn more about safe opioid use, the risks of prescription drug misuse and the importance of proper disposal. 

This website features information about opioids, what opioid addiction “looks like,” where to get help across the region,  how to sign up for a REVIVE! class and locations to safely dispose of unused or expired opioid medications.

SAPCA 2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report Page 1

   2017 Annual Report Page 2

Interested in volunteering with SAPCA?

Check out our volunteer opportunities. Contact Emma Beall at if you would like to volunteer.

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