Resources for Coaches


The Tackling Opioids through Prevention Toolkit is intended to help guide and raise awareness of opioid use and abuse among young student athletes and to provide evidence-based recommendations and information that will encourage and
promote policy and practice changes that will strengthen schools, athletic departments and community
based athletic programs.
Click here to access.

The Coaches Playbook Against Drugs: This playbook is designed to help you as a coach educate your athletes about the dangers of drugs. It provides details about your role, conversation starters, and how you can keep your team drug free.

One of the most important ways a coach can help their team become successful is through mentoring, advising, and leading students through the many challenges they face as student-athletes. Here are some resources to help you stay aware and start conversations with teens about living healthy lifestyles.