ADEPT Publications

Released 2013

Red Ribbon Community Toolkit
An important tool that can enable parents, schools, communities, and youth to not only implement a successful Red Ribbon Week Campaign, but also continue to promote prevention throughout the year.



red ribbon planner OC Red Ribbon Week Planner
The Red Ribbon Week Planner a resiyrce fir youth and parents to raise awareness of alcohol, tobacco and other drug (ATOD) abuse during Red Ribbon Week and all year-long.
OC Red Ribbon Week Resource Directory
A list of services and resources to aid participation in Red Ribbon Week.
ADEPT Strategic Plan FY2013-2018
This strategic plan serves to guide the alcohol and other drug (AOD) prevention services provided by the County of Orange Health Care Agency
2012 Prescription Drug Abuse Fact Sheet 
A public health overview of prescription drug abuse, both nationally and in Orange County, including basic definitions, prevalence estimates, trends, risk factors and prevention strategies

Released 2012

redribbon toolkit

Red Ribbon Community Toolkit
An important tool that can enable parents, schools, communities, and youth to not only implement a successful Red Ribbon Week Campaign, but also continue to promote prevention throughout the year.



red ribbon planner OC Red Ribbon Week Planner
The Red Ribbon Week Planner a resiyrce fir youth and parents to raise awareness of alcohol, tobacco and other drug (ATOD) abuse during Red Ribbon Week and all year-long.
Family Day Awareness Packet - PDF file Family Day Awareness Packet
This toolkit provides information on the history of Family Day, data on drug and alcohol use among youth, ideas on how to celebrate Family day, and resources.
Family Day Brochure (English) Family Day Brochure (English)
These brochures are designed for distribution to your parents and community members. They discuss the objective of Family Day, benefits of family meals, tips on how to make family meals successful, and resources.
Family Day Brochure (Spanish)
How to Monitor, Secure and Destroy your medications - PDF file How to Monitor, Secure and Destroy your Medications
Preventing prescription drug abuse starts in your home. Safeguard your family by following these steps.
CCi Newsletter CCi E-News
A publication of the Community Colleges Initiative of the Alcohol & Drug Education & Prevention Team (ADEPT); providing high-risk drinking prevention strategies and resources for students, staff and administrators of Orange County community colleges.
ad-directory OC Red Ribbon Week Resource Directory
A list of services and resources to aid participation in Red Ribbon Week.

Released 2011

Red Ribbon Week Planner Red Ribbon Week Plannerwith just the Red Ribbon Week basics, sample activities, and resources.
AOD Strategic Plan - PDF file AOD Strategic Plan
This strategic plan serves to guide the alcohol and other drug (AOD) prevention services provided by the County of Orange Health Care Agency, which includes both the Alcohol and Drug Education and Prevention Team (ADEPT) and the Education, Prevention, Intervention & Community Services (EPICS) program.
Prevention Connection newsletter - PDF file Prevention Connection
A quarterly newsletter designed to showcase the successful alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention work being done in Orange County.

Released 2010

Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Services in Orange County - Fiscal Year 2008–2009

Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Services in Orange County - Fiscal Year 2008–2009
This report highlights the multitude of prevention activities taking place in Orange County, as well as provides a snapshot of how many and what types of people are being served.

Red Ribbon Community Toolkit Red Ribbon Community Toolkit
An important tool that can enable parents, schools, communities, and youth to not only implement a successful Red Ribbon Week Campaign, but also continue to promote prevention throughout the year.
Red Ribbon Resource Directory

Red Ribbon Resource Directory
The agencies included in this directory provide a variety of services and resources to help further participation in Red Ribbon activities throughout the County of Orange.

Prevention Connection newsletter - PDF file Prevention Connection
A quarterly newsletter designed to showcase the successful alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention work being done in Orange County.

Released 2009

Orange County Drinking and Driver 2008 Community Forum Orange County Drinking and Driver 2008 Community Forum
This Executive Summary was developed to highlight the day’s activities; to summarize the scope of the problem, best practices and lessons learned from the field; to identify innovative and localized approaches that will comprehensively address the issues on a countywide level; and to set the stage for creating the Orange County DUI Task Force that will be launched in August 2009.
Prevention Connection newsletter - PDF file

Prevention Connection
A quarterly newsletter designed to showcase the successful alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention work being done in Orange County.

Orange County Prevention Services Evaluation Plan – July 2009

Orange County Prevention Services Evaluation Plan – July 2009
This binder is organized as a dynamic, living document. We expect that our capacity to measure the outcomes of prevention services will grow over time. This is our first centralized evaluation plan, so we expect to learn from our collective experience and modify the framework accordingly in the coming years.



Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse
This comprehensive report presents the distilled research and critical thinking of a diverse group of local experts in the alcohol and other drug prevention field. The County of Orange Health Care Agency’s Alcohol and Drug Education and Prevention Team (ADEPT) would like to thank these leaders for their dedication to the field and for their thoughtful insights throughout this process.

Released 2008

Circumstances of Drinking Prior to DUI Arrest

Circumstances of Drinking Prior to DUI Arrest
A Report of the Orange County Drinking Driver Program Survey
(1248k PDF file)





2007 and older

Youth Access to Alcohol Study Youth Access to Alcohol Study
Youth Survey Report 2006
(403k PDF file)
Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevalence Alcohol, Tobacco and
Other Drug Prevalence
:
2002 Survey of Orange County Adults
(4.7MB PDF file)
Circumstances of Drinking Prior to DUI Arrest Circumstances of Drinking
Prior to DUI Arrest

A report of the 2002 Orange County Drinking Driver Program Survey
(446k PDF file)