Substance Abuse Prevention

Substance Abuse Prevention Program​

Attempts to prevent the onset of substance use or limit the development of problems associated with using psychoactive substances. Prevention efforts primarily focus on the surroundings using research-based environmental strategies in the community.

Services Offered/Provided:

Assists community groups, agencies, and individuals in providing programs and activities to prevent alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse and to build a healthier community. Examples of services are: parenting skills classes, video and resource loan library, speakers bureau, media awareness campaigns, enforcement efforts and educational workshops.

Service Location & Hours:


The Prevention Office is available Monday-Friday from 8:00AM to 4:30PM and is located at 100 S. Hanson Street Easton, MD 21601. Evening and weekend services are provided as needed and upon request.


Contact Information:


Alexandra Duff-Hughes, Prevention Supervisor

Phone:  410-819-5600




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Program Funded by:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Maryland Behavioral Health Administration (BHA)


Updated 2/8/2018