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Pastor Max Olmstead, The Dover Church

  1. Why do you care so much about preventing drug and alcohol use among Dover-Sherborn teens? Our teens have […]

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This is the Best time of year!

Click here for more tips to help keep your teens safe this holiday season.

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Jeff Parcells, Athletic Director, Dover Sherborn High School

  Why do you care so much about preventing drug and alcohol use among Dover-Sherborn teens? As someone who has […]

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SPAN-DS Annual School Update

With the school year coming to a close, we wanted to share some of the progress and accomplishments of SPAN-DS […]

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SPAN-DS Awards DS Seniors Positive Role Model Award and Scholarships

On June 1st, SPAN-DS (Substance Prevention and Awareness Network-Dover Sherborn) gave the third annual Positive Role Model Award to Kerry […]

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Paul Butterworth, Librarian, Dover Sherborn High School

  Why do you care so much about preventing drug and alcohol use among Dover-Sherborn teens?   Each and every […]

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Raiders Rock!

On Friday, April 15th, all students at the Dover Sherborn Middle School came together to participate in the first annual […]

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Ann Dever-Keegan, Assistant Headmaster, Dover Sherborn High School

Why do you care so much about preventing drug and alcohol use among Dover-Sherborn teens? We know so much now […]

Video: Vaporizers, E-Cigarettes, Pot, What Difference Does It Make?

December 2, 2015

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SPAN DS Positive Role Model

June 4, 2015

Stephanie Van Riet was awarded the 2015 SPAN DS Positive Role Model award. Congratulations Stephanie! Stephanie is pictured center along […]

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Why is adolescence a critical time for preventing drug addiction?

April 27, 2015

Preventing Drug Abuse: The Best Strategy

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Scott Kellett. Headmaster Dover Sherborn Middle School

April 3, 2015

Q. Why do you care so much about preventing drug and alcohol use among Dover-Sherborn teens? A. As a teacher, administrator, […]

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Should You Allow Your Teenager To Drink At Home? The Great Debate

March 11, 2015

 Although it’s illegal in the U.S. to drink alcohol if you’re under the age of 21, that’s not necessarily a […]

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Great News Parents!!

March 6, 2015

See Full Document Here:  Great News!  

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What Is There To Do Around Here Other than House Parties?

March 5, 2015

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February Social Norming Postcard

February 25, 2015

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The 10 Facets of Parent Engagement

February 25, 2015

You don’t need to be a supermom or superdad to be engaged in your child’s life and establish a strong […]

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6 Parenting Practices

January 31, 2015

6 parenting practices to help reduce the chances of your child developing a drug or alcohol problem. Read More

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Posted in Parent Strategies

OUR MISSION

SPAN-DS seeks to prevent and decrease substance abuse in our communities, especially among youth. To that end we help build networks among parents, students, and other individuals that will:
  • Heighten awareness
  • Promote responsible behaviors
  • Encourage strong support systems

Donations

If you would like to make a donation, you may write a check payable to SPAN-DS and mail it to PO Box 40, Dover, MA 02030 or pay with your credit card via the donation link below. SPAN-DS is a 501c3 organization and donations are tax deductible in accordance with applicable laws.