Roane County Anti-Drug Coalition

Education.......Prevention.......Hope

Teaching Your Kids Medication Safety

It’s never too early to begin Medication Safety. According to the CDC more than 64,000 children are admitted to the ER for medicine poisoning. That’s about 1 child every 8 minutes!!! So we wanted to give you some tips on how to prevent it from happening in your home. First – Always keep your medications…
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December 15, 2018 0

Josh Goodling Speaks at Rockwood Middle School

You may not like the weather today, but to Josh Goodling it’s a good day to be kind. Josh has an inspiring story that he has shared thousands of times. That may not be too impressive to you, but it’s pretty impressive considering his vocal cords are paralyzed. At the age of four years old…
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December 14, 2018 0

Teen Vaping

  This link provides resources on “How to talk to your teen about vaping”. It’s a conversation that all parents need to have. check out the “facts” and then click the link.   https://e-cigarettes.surgeongeneral.gov/documents/SGR_ECig_ParentTipsheet_508.pdf


December 11, 2018 0

Become an RCADC Volunteer!

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Download the forms below, fill them out, and email to Jeanna at jsmack@roaneantidrug.org Interest Assessment Enrollment Form


December 10, 2018 0

Pets Can Help With Recovery

How Pets Ease the Stress of Recovery Pets


July 23, 2018 0

Drug Prevention Tips for Every Age

Drug Prevention Tips for Every Age


April 4, 2018 0

Man High On Meth Breaks Down Nashville Woman’s Door

  Source: WKRN NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was arrested after he reportedly broke down the door of a Priest Lake area home early Tuesday morning. It happened around 2 a.m. at a home on Lincoya Creek Drive. Metro police said a woman was home alone when she heard something outside her front door.…
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March 13, 2018 0

“Life is More Beautiful”

A woman who gouged her own eyes out while high on meth says her life is more beautiful now. Kaylee Muthart tore out her eyes while high on meth, in a South Carolina Church. Click here for the full story.


March 13, 2018 0

Hope Is The Starting Point

William Faulkner said “You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.”. Why Hope Is The Starting Point For Addiction Recovery


March 12, 2018 0

We Have DisposeRX on Hand!

When we heard about DisposeRX, we called them right away. We were able to secure 100 packets of the drug disposal product before their regular production started on March 1st. DisposeRx is available at Walmart, they hand it out with every opioid prescription they fill. If Walmart is too far away, you can always pick…
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March 9, 2018 0