What is a Reality Tour?
Reality Tour is a community-based drug prevention system designed as a single event to engage parents. Often held in the evening or weekend so parents WILL attend. Our system puts parent and child on the same page. Reality Tour® is UNLIKE scare tactics. Our dramatic scenes are PG and balanced with family coping skills to avoid experimentation. Reality Tour is delivered in 3 parts:
- The Consequences
- Narrated scenes of life & death choices
- Youth participant’s own photo morphed
- Appropriate for youth ages 10-17 with a parent
- The Coping Skills
- Recognize 1st signs of use
- 10 personal goals for drug prevention
- Refusal skills engagement
- The Interviews
- Law officer relates local trends
- Addict in recovery de-glamourizes use
Where can I register for Reality Tour?
You can register for Reality Tour by going to our locations page. Reality Tour is replicated in several states and in Canada. Locate the location nearest you, download the registration form and mail in the form with payment to the address listed on the location page.
Where is the Reality Tour held?
Reality Tour is replicated in several states and in Canada. Locations vary per site, some are held at churches, township buildings, and school districts. For specific location information for a Reality Tour near you, refer to our location page.
Do I have to pre-register?
Yes, pre-registration is required, this helps volunteers prepare in advance. It costs $5 per person to attend. Download registration forms on our location page.
How long is Reality Tour?
Reality Tour runs approximately 2 ½ to 3 hours. Often held in the evenings or on weekends so parents can attend.
How do I know which date I’m attending?
Registration Coordinators for each location will confirm via phone call, email, and/or post card the date you have been assigned. Registrations are on a first come first serve basis. It is required on ALL registration forms to select a 2nd date choice as a backup. Should the tour be cancelled for any reason, attendees will be notified.
How old does my child have to be to attend?
Reality Tour is appropriate for children age 10 and up. Any child under the age of 10 will not be permitted to attend.
Do I have to attend with my child?
YES, parent(s) or legal guardians must attend with THEIR child.
Can I bring my friend’s child with me?
NO, parents cannot bring their friends children. Children must attend with THEIR parent or legal guardian.
How much does it cost to attend Reality Tour?
Maximum suggested donation is $5 per person, which is waived for families on the free or reduced lunch program.
Group Reservation Policy.
Mandated student attendance policy.
How do I bring Reality Tour to my community?
Get Reality Tour started in a little at 90 days! Learn how you can bring Reality Tour to your community in 6 six simple steps by going to the How to Get Started page.
How much does the Reality Tour license cost?
There is a 1 time fee of $3,500 plus shipping of materials to acquire the Reality Tour license. There is a $500 annual license renewal fee. Program Model is now offered in a secure digital download.
How long does the Reality Tour license last?
Your Reality Tour license is valid for 1 year. There is an annual license renewal fee of $500.
Can I move the Reality Tour around to multiple locations?
The Reality Tour license is for one location only. If you require an additional location for your community, another license must be purchased at the one-time $3,500 fee. Some exclusions may apply, Contact Us for details.
How do I schedule a teleconference with the Reality Tour Developer?
If you have additional questions about the Reality Tour Program Model, Developer Norma Norris Is available for a private teleconference by request. Fill out the request form here.