Drug Prevention Resources

For Communities, Parents and Schools

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Vaping Toolkit – Know if your child has stopped vaping!

By candleinc | April 6, 2019

Vaping Toolkit Information for Parents

Help With A Problem: “So scary it shouldn’t exist.”

By candleinc | November 20, 2018

Today’s adolescent hasn’t known a time when drugs were not a threat to the well-being of youth.  After attending the nonprofit CANDLE, Inc.’s Reality Tour Drug Prevention Program, a 12 year-old wrote a thank you to the volunteers for  “Helping us with a problem so scary it shouldn’t exist.” Youth attending Reality Tour are appreciative … Read more

Local Business & Area Schools Embrace Family Drug Prevention

By candleinc | August 22, 2018

Westmoreland Co. –  For the past 8 years the Hempfield School District has placed an emphasis on educating families about drug prevention through partnership with the nonprofit CANDLE, Inc.’s Reality Tour.  At 6th grade orientation this Thursday, the district’s three middle school schools will make an appeal to parents to take their child to one … Read more

Toyota Dealership Awards $7,000 for Hempfield School District Drug Prevention

By candleinc | August 20, 2018

Greensburg, PA – Mr. Riz Rizvi, General Manager of Toyota of Greensburg awarded $7,000 check to the nonprofit CANDLE, Inc. that oversees the Reality Tour parent/child drug prevention program. The funds will allow all Hempfield School District middle school families to attend the program at no cost and be eligible for $500 in gift card … Read more

Pageant Could Benefit Pennsylvania Drug Prevention

By candleinc | August 19, 2018

BUTLER. PA    Over the years title pageants have changed considerably and Mrs. Pennsylvania International pageant contestants competing this Saturday in Altoona at the Jaffa Shrine Center each have selected a meaningful platform to meet requirements. The nonprofit CANDLE, Inc. , parent to the Reality Tour Drug Prevention Program , that has educated about 50,000 parents … Read more

Pike County Child Death Review Team and The Reality Tour

By candleinc | August 7, 2018

Child Death Review Team The Child Death Review Team will once again present the Reality Tour on February 27th and March 27th from 1 to 4 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Milford. The Child Death Review Team reviews all deaths occurring in Pike County from birth to 21 years in order to determine … Read more

Karns City Football Team Readies for 2014 Season with Push Ups & Drug Prevention

By candleinc | June 30, 2018

Reality Tour ® FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/13/14 Karns City School District 724-756-2030 CANDLE Inc. 724-679-1788 NormaNorris@candleinc.org 100 Brugh Ave. Butler, PA 16001 KARNS CITY FOOTBALL TEAM READIES FOR THE 2014 SEASON WITH PUSH UPS AND DRUG PREVENTION? Deaths of six KC former players, in the years after graduation, inspires coach to take action. Butler / … Read more

REALITY TOUR© Drug Prevention Program Announces Highmark Grant – June 25, 2007

By candleinc | June 30, 2018

HIGHMARK Blue Cross Blue Shield Grant to Provide REALITY TOUR© Drug Prevention Experience for at-Risk Youths BUTLER, PA – CANDLE, Inc., the non-profit parent organization responsible for the Reality Tour© Drug Prevention Program, has received a $5,000 grant from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield to reach at-risk youths ages 10-18. The grant will be used … Read more

Gateway School District Brings Drug Prevention to Families

By candleinc | June 30, 2018

March 1, 2016 MONROEVILLE PA – Allegheny County has recently picked up the grassroots parent & child drug prevention program Reality Tour. Gateway School District voted this past fall to purchase Reality Tour as a prevention measure for the district. Jennifer Turkowski, Assistant Principal at Gateway High School and Resource Officer, Mark Kandrack has this … Read more

Butler Reality Tour Announces New Location

By candleinc | June 30, 2018

BUTLER, PA – The original Butler Reality Tour Parent/Child Drug Prevention Program will now be held at Monarch Place (100 Brugh Ave.) Their first program of the year is to be held Monday, April 11 at 6 PM.  Tours are held the second Monday of the month. Families with children age 10 and up may … Read more