Founded in 1981, SADD stands for Students Against Destructive Decisions, and we are the nations premier youth health and safety organization. SADD empowers young people with the tools and resources needed to confront the risks and pressures they face every day including substance abuse, impaired and distracted driving, mental health issues, and more. Through informed programming and a peer-to-peer network, SADD is shaping young people into leaders and advocates for youth health and safety in their schools and communities. There are hundreds of thousands of active SADD students in all 50 states millions of successful alumni.
Contact Lynne Richard, Regional Manager for the Western States of California, Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Washington and Oregon for more information about starting a SADD chapter in your school, your school district, your homeschool network, your community organization, or in very rural settings, your household. Email Lynne at LRichard@SADD.org.