The Partnership News Service, formerly Join Together, is a news aggregation service from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids that provides weekly or breaking news on the top drug and alcohol news that impacts your work, life and community. The news is pulled from a comprehensive search of the nation’s leading broadcast, print and digital media including The New York Times, USA Today and The Wall Street Journal. Information on these news sites may contain errors or inaccuracies; the sites’ proprietors do not make any warranty as to the correctness or reliability of the sites’ content. Links to content on and quotation of material from other sites are not the responsibility of the Partnership News Service.

The Partnership News Service also provides original reporting and/or commentary published every Thursday by influential thought leaders in the addiction field or staff. These personal views are solely those of the respective contributors and do not reflect those of the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids. All materials supplied to this site are at the owner’s risk.

We will, on occasion, run featured commentary from the leadership and/or parent volunteers of the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, offering our perspective on breaking news or developments within the drug landscape.

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