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October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

Summary: 
October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. Read the Presidential Proclamation.

While substance use prevention is a year-round prioirity, during the month of October, the Office of National Drug Control Policy highlights and joins substance use prevention efforts across the country as part of National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. 

Learn more about National Substance Abuse Prevention Month and read the Presidential Proclamation.