A government, a nation united for healthy youth and communities
The federal Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking
is working with governments and organizations at the state, territory, and local
levels to reduce and prevent underage drinking and its consequences.
Report to Congress
Learn more about the prevalence and consequences of underage drinking and ongoing
national and state prevention efforts.
Understanding the Issue
Factors Affecting Underage Drinking is a developmental and environmental context for understanding aimed at reducing a young person’s risk of using alcohol or increasing factors that help protect them against alcohol use. More
This year’s focus is on engaging parents, youth, communities, and schools. Find out how you can get involved. Learn more
As fall begins and colleges prepare for Parents Weekend, SAMHSA provides resources for parents and caregivers of college students to help prevent alcohol use among young adults. Learn more
Enter for a chance to win $1,000 by showing your campus’s commitment to a healthy, drug-free lifestyle. Learn more