PRIDE of Tuscaloosa and Prevention Services creates awareness and strives to reduce substance abuse in Tuscaloosa.
PRIDE serves as the Parents' Resource Institute for Drug Education in the Tuscaloosa community. PRIDE of Tuscaloosa and Prevention Services is dedicated to providing proven and effective drug prevention education programs to the parents and youth in Tuscaloosa.
PRIDE of Tuscaloosa is available to come speak to your business, group, or organization.
For information about speaking engagements, making donations, and volunteering please contact Derek Osborn at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 205-764-0351.
Thank you for joining us for Tuscaloosa's First Drug Summit! There were approximately 400 people in attendance and the feedback has been overwhelmingly positive.
Please help us fund a new program during our annual December fund drive! All funding will go towards new drug/alcohol education programs for the City and County Schools! Just click the "Donate" button in the top right hand corner of the site. PRIDE is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
Please consider a small monthly donation to help us fund a program so that all of our parents and children get the information they deserve!
Programs and Activities
PRIDE of Tuscaloosa and Prevention Services performs activities throughout the community to create awareness about and reduce substance abuse. It reaches these goals by supporting PRIDE teams, sponsoring educational classes and providing prevention material to parents, students and the community.
PRIDE provides prevention education at community events, health fairs, seminars and training sessions.
PRIDE has partnered with the Tuscaloosa County and Tuscaloosa City School Systems in implementing "Have a Little PRIDE", an elementary prevention program designed for 3rd graders and focuses on making healthy lifestyle choices and choosing not to use tobacco and alcohol.
PRIDE has also partnered with the ABC Board of the State of Alabama to bring their program "Underage, Under Arrest" to local high schools.
PRIDE is currently working on a program for 6th Grade students as part of our long term goal entitled "CDEP".
PRIDE Youth Teams provide peer mentoring through theatrical activities, events and displays. PRIDE also sponsors a community performing team that promotes drug and substance abuse prevention at community
PRIDE of Tuscaloosa and Prevention services works closely with the Tuscaloosa City and Tuscaloosa County school systems by:
Our children and our community are worth it. Please consider a monthly donation to PRIDE.
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