Our mission is to prevent and reduce alcohol and drug use among youth by engaging in environmental strategies, programs and activities that create a safe, healthy and drug-free Oceanside community.
Amazing job by the Oceanside High School Youth Council members on completing their underage drinking awareness campaign through Project Sticker Shock! A very special thank you also to local vendors who participated and supported this project, including: EGP Oceanside, JPauls Terrace Cafe, Moe's Southwest Grill, D'Cocco's Pizzeria, Naples Street Food, Bonbino's Pizzeria and Dirty Taco RVC. For more information, visits our events page!
Oceanside SAFE Coalition was so proud to collaborate in this project with our good friends at The Makeshift Movement & members of the Oceanside Community.
From May 4th - May 8th, The Makeshift Movement, in partnership with Oceanside SAFE provided a variety of content geared toward promoting mental, physical and spiritual health. Access to Wellness Week will remain on The Makeshift Movement's website for the month of May for anyone who may not have been able to partake in the weeks virtual events! Check it out!
Thank you to all the incredible participants who submitted photos for our National Prevention Week campaign! Check out our social media accounts (listed below) to see all the inspiring and wonderful messages shared from community members on how they practice prevention efforts in their professional and everyday lives.
Visit our recently updated "Resource Page" (link also at top of page) for various Emergency Response resources & supports that you can explore during these unfamiliar and potentially stressful times.
Check out this Opinion piece regarding the legalization of marijuana and the message this sends to teens (FoxNews.Com from Nicole Spanier M.D. & mother of 3).
"As research and discussions continue, it is becoming clear that both short-term and long-term marijuana use can cause serious problems with physical and mental health."