Preventing addiction where it begins 90% of the time: with early first exposure to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs

Flights Above Addiction

Flights Above Addiction is a traveling teen art and aviation program that informs communities that addiction is a preventable chronic brain disease contracted in adolescence 90% of the time.

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Media $500 Contests

Media $500 Contests invite secondary students to produce compelling art and media illuminating the risk of early alcohol, tobacco, and other drug exposure.

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Science of Addiction

Addiction is a chronic, relapsing brain disease characterized by compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences.

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SafeLaunch Interview on Santa Barbara Community Matters with Maria Long and Ed Giron

To learn more about SafeLaunch and our important mission, listen! The interview starts 12 minutes into the show.

Age Increases-Risk Decreases

Train the Teen Brain for Success not Addiction

This video from CASA explains that addiction is a preventable disease that involves changes in the structure and function of the brain, which can result in compulsive substance use.

Looking Back and Flying Forward

The Flights Above Addiction 2015 line up is looking great. We’re excited to be going to the California Capitol Airshow on October 3-4, and are looking back at the fun we had we had last year. If you missed it, check out this news video from Sacramento.