DARE to be You Awards and Recognitions

  • Listed on National Registry of Effective Prevention Programs, 2007 to present. http://nrepp.samhsa.gov
  • Model Family Program Designation for Substance Abuse and Delinquency Prevention, Strengthening America's Families by the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention and Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention.  1998 to present.
  • National 4-H Council Program of Distinction and Annie E. Casey National Strengthening Family Award.  2007 and 2006.
  • Award of Excellence by the Western Cooperative Extension Directors.  2006.
  • Exemplary Prevention Program by the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors, National Prevention Network, Office of Substance Abuse Prevention, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Cooperative Extension.  1999.
  • National High-Risk Youth (HRY) replication model in the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention's HRY Guidance for Applicants.  1995 and 1994.
  • Colorado Governor's Award for Excellence in Substance Abuse Prevention. 1995.
  • Champion for Children and Families by Colorado Mothers, Inc.  1995.
  • Exemplary Prevention Program by the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors, National Prevention Network, Office of Substance Abuse Prevention, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Cooperative Extension.  1989.