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SADD is here to assist and encourage students to live safe, healthy, and substance-free lifestyles by creating chapters in their schools that support and promote positive decision-making. Looking for information to start a SADD chapter?
Conferences & Events
Check out information on Upcoming Events and conferences that Florida SADD proudly participates in.
Need ideas and resources to assist your chapter in planning activities? Each month's guide includes national awareness campaigns with links to materials and resources to help your FL SADD chapter be successful
Florida SADD’s Mission
To provide students with the best prevention tools possible to deal with destructive decisions.FL SADD is dedicated to educating students, parents, and others in the community concerning the problems of underage drinking, impaired driving, seatbelt usage, driver training, speeding, and distracted driving. Through positive peer pressure, support and activism, FL SADD emphasizes traffic safety because traffic crashes are the # 1 cause of death for teenagers in America. Read More →
2014 SADD National Conference:
Life is a Jungle: Join the Expedition June 22-25, 2014 Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner located in the D.C. areahttp://sadd.org/conference.htm Teens from across the nation will be gathering in Washington D.C. for a conference that promises to be the event of the summer — and you have an opportunity to be one of them. This four-day program is a fantastic opportunity to expand your understanding of governance and the importance of youth civic engagement. You’ll become better informed about solutions to many of the issues you and your peers face every day and have fun networking with others who share the SADD lifestyle! Click here to register today and for general conference information, an update on the option off-site activity, and other details about this amazing program.
Teen Safe Driving Leadership Academy 2014
Click here for an online achieve of printable Monthly Activity Guides. And be sure to regularly check our Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ feeds for updated and new information. We also have printable Florida SADD materials available here. What: Teen Safe Driving Leadership Academy Who: Teams of 3 from 15 high schools; 2 students and 1 adult chaperone When: June 6th starting at 4pm – Noon on June 9th, 2014 Where: St. Petersburg, FL Cost: Travel to and from St. Petersburg, some meals (although we’re seeking funds for that) Applications:The Florida Teen Safe Driving Coalition (FTSDC) is hosting our second annual Leadership Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida, June 6 – 9, 2014. We know that teens have the power to change their peers’ choices and encourage safe responsible driving and that peer led programs can be very successful in helping to reduce teen crashes and fatalities. The purpose of the academy is to train and empower teen leaders to address the issues impacting safe driving practices in their communities. It will include workshops on driving safety, effective planning strategies, resources and tools to assist in implementing local events.
- Students: Click here for the form, and submit your essays to FLTSDC@gmail.com
- Chaperones: Click here
Deadline Date: The deadline date for applying is April 1, 2014