LESSONS FROM THE DRUG FREE YOUTH MASTERCLASS: REFUSAL SKILLS

Stowelink in partnership with the office of the nonresident congress for Kenyatta university conducted a masterclass on the drug free youth ON 17TH OF MARCH 2020. This masterclass involves students from Kenyatta universities and other universities who came for a training of trainer’s masterclass on refusal skills for drug abuse and how to communicate messagesContinue reading “LESSONS FROM THE DRUG FREE YOUTH MASTERCLASS: REFUSAL SKILLS”

THE DRUG FREE YOUTH BOOK TOUR

Stowelink is set out to do a national book tour for the drug free youth book. We are going to visit various locations in the country to create awareness on drugs and substance abuse. We are intending to get the books to the students especially in primary and in high schools to get them toContinue reading “THE DRUG FREE YOUTH BOOK TOUR”

STOWELINK CELEBRATES WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY- WHY SHOULD WE AVOID TOBACCO IN ALL ITS FORMS?

Stowelink joins the world in celebrating world no tobacco day in line with THE DRUG FREE YOUTH PROJECT. this post will show you why we should avoid tobacco in all its forms. here are the effects of tobacco. Smoking and Respiratory Disease Smoking can cause lung disease by damaging your airways and the small airContinue reading “STOWELINK CELEBRATES WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY- WHY SHOULD WE AVOID TOBACCO IN ALL ITS FORMS?”

THE DRUG FREE YOUTH SCHOOL TOURS: SHINING STAR ACADEMY 7.3.2019

Once again we set up to go and inspire a group of students at the shining star academy which formed part of the target schools w intend to visit over he period of this project. this visit was covered with a lot of creativity knowledge and commitment especially in disseminating the information. as we areContinue reading “THE DRUG FREE YOUTH SCHOOL TOURS: SHINING STAR ACADEMY 7.3.2019”

DRUG FREE YOUTH SCHOOL TOURS- OUR LADY OF MERCY ACADEMY 28.2.2019 – 5 EFFECTS OF DRUGS ON YOUTHS

Drug abuse at any age can cause serious health effects, but teens who abuse drugs are at particular risk for negative consequences. Teens who abuse drugs are more likely to struggle with addiction later in life and have permanent and irreversible brain damage. Some other common negative effects of teen drug abuse are: * EmotionalContinue reading “DRUG FREE YOUTH SCHOOL TOURS- OUR LADY OF MERCY ACADEMY 28.2.2019 – 5 EFFECTS OF DRUGS ON YOUTHS”

THE DRUG FREE YOUTH POETRY CONTEST

The drug free youth poetry contest is a competition by Stowelink bringing various poets around the country to create artistic poetry pieces depicting drugs and substance abuse in the youth. the poetry contest has managed to collect over 400 poets who have since been shortlisted to 45 poets who are creating awareness on drugs abuseContinue reading “THE DRUG FREE YOUTH POETRY CONTEST”

STRATEGIC PATNERSHIP WITH NACADA

Stowelink is currently partnering with NACADA a government agency responsible for handling monitoring and controlling drugs and substance abuse. The partnership was agreed on when NACADA promised to provide critical insights into our study and also will be helping us with getting the required publicity materials to help us visit these institutions and continue sharingContinue reading “STRATEGIC PATNERSHIP WITH NACADA”

STOWELINK VISITS PEDRO EDUCATIONAL CENTER – the drug free youth

Stowelink visited the Pedro Educational Center as the first school in which the project the drug free youth was launched. The project came with a lot of energy and psyche and the morale to implement the project.  Pedro educational center is a center for excellence right in the heart of Githurai slums . the studentsContinue reading “STOWELINK VISITS PEDRO EDUCATIONAL CENTER – the drug free youth”

THE DRUG FREE YOUTH PROJECT

Alcohol and tobacco are the major leading causes of death among youth, guess what these two are also major on, they are the major causes of non-communicable diseases. And its with this light that Stowelink carefully designed a project aimed at creating awareness of the effects of drug abuse with more focus on the relationshipContinue reading “THE DRUG FREE YOUTH PROJECT”