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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.

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Report to Congress  New

Report to Congress

Learn more about the prevalence and consequences of underage drinking and ongoing national and state prevention efforts. More

Prevention as They Grow

Prevention as They Grow

View this online workshop about a developmental approach to underage drinking from early childhood to young adulthood. Learn about new research into the power of parents to reduce drinking by young adults in college. More

New SAMHSA Report

New SAMHSA Report

Monthly variation in substance use initiation among full-time college students More



The data provide information on the prevalence, trends, and consequences of underage drinking.

The different agencies also provide related statistics that highlight different health and societal aspects of underage drinking. More

Understanding the Issue

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


Prevention / Intervention Tools

Learn more about effective prevention strategies to reduce underage alcohol access, use, and consequences.

Find intervention tools, resources, and services to help young people recover from and avoid alcohol use. More

Monthly Highlights
  • Monthly Highlights

    “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” National Drunk Driving Crackdown Continues Through September 7

    The 2015 national drunk driving crackdown continues through Labor Day weekend. Help raise awareness of the deadly risks of drunk driving by sharing resources from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Learn more

  • Monthly Highlights

    September Is National Recovery Month

    September is National Recovery Month. Learn how you can promote National Recovery Month in your community. Learn more

  • Monthly Highlights

    September 9 Is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day

    Wednesday, Sept. 9 is the 16th annual International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) Awareness Day, an event to raise awareness that FASDs are 100 percent preventable. Learn more

National grassroots initiative to engage communities in underage drinking prevention.