ERIC Number: ED310327
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Drugs and AIDS: Getting the Message Out.
Westler, Jean A.
"Drugs and AIDS: Getting the Message Out" is an educational film to stimulate ideas and actions that will combat drug abuse and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in the local community. Its focus is on how people are taking action in their own communities to reduce the spread of drug abuse and AIDS. This program guide is intended to help organizations and educators plan a "Drugs and AIDS" presentation. Section One, "Planning the Program," provides steps for setting goals and objectives, deciding whom to involve, organizing the event, and getting materials. Section Two, "Presenting the Program," offers steps for setting up the equipment, welcome and introductory remarks, showing the film, soliciting first reactions, questions and answers on AIDS and drug abuse, focusing on community outreach, brainstorming, summarizing, and getting technical assistance. Section Three, "Involving the Media," offers tips for involving the media in community action and getting media coverage. Section Four, "Sources and Resources," provides national hotline numbers, a local resource work sheet, technical assistance, print materials, and a list of state alcohol and drug abuse offices. Credits and ordering information are provided on the inside back cover. (TE)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD.