NCADD Rochester

DePaul's National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence – Rochester Area provides research-based substance abuse and problem gambling prevention services to a diverse population through education, support, resources, advocacy and referral.

Community Presentations

NCADD-RA-Community-Presentations-collageAvailable upon request

The staff at NCADD-RA provide community presentations on a wide variety of substance abuse related topics upon request. We customize presentations to fit the need, interest and available time frame of your community or school. Our staff provide presentations to school/university faculty, PTA/PTSA or other school groups (to include classroom presentations), outreach and clinical staff, both youth and adult faith groups, or workplace organizations.

Range of topics include the following:

  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
  • Signs, Symptoms and Current Trends of Substance Abuse
  • Impact of Addiction on the Family
  • Consequences of Teen Smoking
  • Underage Drinking
  • Problem Gambling: Impact on Youth and Families
  • Methamphetamine: Individual and Community Impact
  • Over the Counter/Prescription Drug Abuse/Misuse
  • “Medical” Marijuana: Understanding the Conversation
  • Inhalants/herbals
  • Media Literacy (and other addiction related topics upon request)
For further information or to schedule a presentation with NCADD-RA staff, please contact Jennifer Faringer, NCADD-RA Director, at (585) 719-3480 or jfaringer@depaul.org.