Lock Your Meds®
Lock Your Meds® is a national multi-media campaign designed to reduce prescription drug abuse by making adults aware that they are the “unwitting suppliers” of prescription medications being used in unintended ways, especially by young people. Produced by National Family Partnership®(NFP), the campaign includes a wide array of high-quality advertisements, posters, educational materials, publicity opportunities, inter-active games and slide show presentations, with all roads leading to this website, where visitors can learn more and ask questions.
National Family Partnership® is the organization behind the Lock Your Meds® campaign. Read More
Take the Lock Your Meds Pledge!
See why others have taken the pledge
- I am taking the pledge not only for my family but also for my students. I am a Kindergarten teacher and I want to help the parents who are immigrants to deal with this challenge. I speak their native language which is Haitian Creole. — Michaelle
- I Jennifer R. Thorpe hereby take the pledge to lock my medications. For my family, my neighborhood, my community, and my country. — Jennifer
- I like to dedicate this campaign to Corner Lakes Middle School by hosting a fun rollerskating celebration and maybe having all the kids sign the pledge. — Cathy
- Thank you for your wonderful campaign! — Barbara
Upcoming events to prevent prescription drug abuse.
Massachusetts coalition launches Social Media Rx prevention campaign
Dorchester Substance Abuse Coalition will launch their Lock Your Meds Campaign on September, 3rd. Ads will be viewed 3.5 Million times by Mass transit riders on the Red Line of the MBTA and the Cabot Bus Garage servicing Dorchester/South Boston and Downtown. Learn More
Spread the Word
Resources you can use to become a Lock Your Meds® messenger.
Schools participating in the Red Ribbon Campaign® can help deliver the Lock Your Meds® message to families.
Read and see the latest news releases and video clips from campaign coverage.
By Peggy Sapp, The National Family Partnership® provides the perfect partner for this campaign.