The Plymouth County Drug & Alcohol Resistance Education-Summer Program

The Plymouth County Drug & Alcohol Resistance Education,
Summer Program is a great opportunity for children entering grades five or six throughout Plymouth County to make their summer a fun learning experience.

Sponsored by the District Attorney´s Office and the Plymouth County Drug Education / School Resource Officers, the program is a one-of-a-kind experience that blends cultural diversity, education, and fun.   The program is offered free of charge.

Students spend the week learning skills to resist alcohol, tobacco, illegal drugs, and violence.
They are surrounded by positive role models who are committed to making the experience as rewarding as possible.

Program enrollment includes:

  • Morning, afternoon snacks, and daily lunches
  • Summer Program T-shirt
  • Learning opportunities
  • Recreational Activities
  • Arts and crafts
  • Sports and games
  • Graduation Ceremony for participants and family

The Plymouth County Drug & Alcohol Resistance Education, Summer Program provides
a structured environment that instructs young people on responsibility, leadership,
risk identification, decision-making, discipline, awareness, and most importantly:

how to say no to drugs and alcohol.

The course framework helps participants to recognize the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse and other illegal activities.

The program combines outdoor activities with Drug & Alcohol Resistance Education lessons to create a unique environment for children to foster growth and respect under the guidance of peer leaders, Drug Education Officers and School Resource Officers from their own communities.

A special thank you to the following Donors
for their participation in our Program

  • The Air National Guard
  • BJ´s Wholesale Club of Quincy
  • The Busy Bee of Whitman
  • The Cathay Center of Weymouth
  • The Community Friends for Human Services,Inc.
  • Dari Farms of Whitman
  • Dietz and Watson, Inc.
  • Domino´s Pizza of Hanson
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • Edy´s Ice Cream
  • Hanson Fire Department
  • Jim Armstrong
  • Massachusetts State Police Airwing Unit
  • Mark Kenny
  • McDonald´s Restaurant of Hanson
  • Moonwalk Enterprise, Inc, of Wareham
  • The Ninety Nine Restaurant
  • Old Country Buffet
  • Roche Bros. Supermarkets
  • Shaw´s Supermarkets
  • The Plymouth County Sheriff´s Department

Plymouth County District Attorney´s Office
166 Main Street
Brockton, MA 02301