Educational or Curriculum


Initiative Description: Project SOS is a single-session drug prevention program developed by police officers and delivered by elite junior hockey players to students in grades 6 and 7.

Study Results: Improved knowledge about sporadic substance use risks.

Reference: Wong, J. (2016). Using elite athletes to promote drug abstinence: Evaluation of a single session school-based drug use prevention program delivered by junior hockey players. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 25(4), 370–383.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good