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Substance Abuse Prevention Materials

Last updated: August 18, 2017

Instructional Materials Recommended for Anne Arundel County Schools

The following materials can be downloaded as resources for teachers at identified grade levels.  For more information, call the Anne Arundel County Department of Health’s Prevention and Education Services, 410-222-6724.

Denial Is Deadly Poster – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

An addiction can start innocently with a prescription opioid to manage pain caused by an accident. Denial is Deadly.

Click here to download


Get The Picture Poster – Grades 6-8

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

Did you know that 3 out of 4 Anne Arundel County ​t​eens are not drinking alcohol? Stay safe. Stay healthy. Stay with the crowd.

Click here to download


Marijuana Use Poster – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

Your students may think that using marijuana is safer than smoking cigarettes​.​ U​se this poster to provide them with the facts. It may make them think twice.

Click here to download


Maryland’s Good Samaritan Law Fact Sheet- Teacher Resource – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

This fact sheet explains Maryland’s Good Samaritan Law. According to Maryland Law, if you help someone in good faith who is in need of medical assistance from a drug or alcohol medical emergency, you and the person you help are immune from criminal prosecution.

Click here to download


Not My Child (2016) — General Audience

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

Click here to view video on Youtube


Parents Who Host Lose the Most Poster – Grades 6-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

This poster encourages parents to not host underage drinking parties.

​ Call 410-222-6724 to order. ​


Prescription Disposal Poster – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

Find the prescription drop box near you with this poster. This free program is available year round and most locations are open 24/7.

Click here to download


Teen Heroin Alert Poster – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

Use this poster to warn teens of the dangers of heroin and to help them identify symptoms of a heroin overdose.

Click here to download


Underage Drinking Poster – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

This poster highlights the dangers of underage drinking.

Click here to download


Underage Drinking Tip Line Poster – Grades 9-12

Anne Arundel County Department of Health

When you hear about an underage drinking party in Anne Arundel County, call the confidential Tipline.

Click here to download

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