To celebrate the launch of Athlone Drug Awareness Group new website during Drug Awareness Week (9-13th of Nov 2015 )  the group  are also launching a multimedia video competition amongst  secondary school students in Athlone / Moate and surrounding areas.  The aim of Athlone Drug Awareness Group is to encourage the involvement of people in the Athlone Area in partnership with the voluntary and statutory services in developing strategies to reduce the impact of Drugs/Alcohol and to promote awareness of prevention amongst young people.

We are inviting students to create a short snappy video ( no more than 60 seconds ) highlighting how alcohol abuse can affect your health, family or community.
Amazing cash prizes to be won.