Virginia ABC’s youth programs are designed for elementary, middle and high school students, staff and parents. Our programs provide organizations with the skills, resources and tools to prevent youth substance use paired with role modeling of healthy behaviors.
Miss Virginia travels across Virginia to elementary schools spreading a message of health, wellness and prevention with students and teachers.
BOLT provides middle schools with training and resources to teach students the effects of drugs and alcohol on the body, brain, academics and relationships through alcohol and drug prevention education, leadership skill building and strengthening of refusal skills.
YADAPP is a leadership program for high school students to address underage substance use through implementation of strategic prevention plans at their schools.
The Power of Parents program is designed to empower parents of middle and high school students through resources and training to have ongoing, intentional conversations about the dangers and consequences of underage drinking.
VOSAP promotes collaboration among state and local agencies, organizations, coalitions and faith communities that address substance abuse prevention.