City of DeQuincy - Grand Avenue Substance Abuse Prevention/Education Center

  1. Substance Abuse Prevention Education:
    The program provides the youth of DeQuincy with a curriculum of prevention education on a daily basis.  The classes are 30 minutes each and cover areas such as:

    • Peer Resistance
    • Facts about Drugs and Alcohol and their effects on the body
    • How to deal with situations in which a youth comes in contact with ATOD's
    • Age and grade appropriate lessons on HIV, AIDS, etc.
  1. Recreation:
    The participants are also provided with daily allotted time for recreation and other forms of Drug-Free events.  The group is taken on a field trip at least once a quarter.  The program also provides periodic Drug-Free events such as dances, athletic tournaments, involvement in National events such as "Punt, Pass & Kick" competition, etc.

  1. Tutorial:
    All participants who feel a nee for tutorial services are provided with grade appropriate tutorial services.  The program keeps a close watch on the progress of the participant in their particular area of need during the school year.

Physical Address

DeQuincy, LA 70633

Mailing Address

P. O. Box 687
502 South Grand Ave.
DeQuincy, LA 70633

Contact Information

Greg David
(337) 786-8575 / 337-786-3813

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