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
The Sound of Your Voice and AlcoholFX Are Two Resources for Back to School Underage Drinking Prevention. Learn more
The annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign starts August 19. Visit the Traffic Safety Marketing Website to download English and Spanish communication materials to support efforts to prevent drinking and driving. Learn more
August 31 is International Overdose Awareness Day. Learn more about the prevalence of alcohol abuse and overdose, especially among youth and adolescents. Learn more