Statewide Programs

Partners In Prevention

  • Partners in Prevention (PIP) is a statewide coalition focused on preventing high-risk drinking among Missouri’s college students. The coalition is composed of representatives from each of Missouri’s thirteen state colleges and universities and is funded by the Missouri Division of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse with supplemental funding from the Missouri Division of Highway Safety and the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation.


  • Bars, restaurants and nightclubs participating in CHEERS provide FREE non-alcoholic beverages to the acknowledged designated driver in a group of two or more.

Drive Save Drive Smart

  • PIP member campuses and the Missouri Department of Transportation are driven to help Missouri’s college students Drive Safe Drive Smart.

Keeping the Score

  • It is important for people to understand that gambling is not a risk-free activity and that it is becoming increasingly important to learn risk factors, warning signs and strategies to protect yourself or someone you care about.

Ask. Listen. Refer.

The Missouri Southern State University Suicide Prevention Training Program was designed to help faculty, staff, and students prevent suicide by teaching you to:

  • identify people at risk for suicide
  • recognize the risk factors, protective factors, and warning signs of suicide
  • respond to and get help for people at risk

Suicide Prevention Resources is an online network committed to suicide prevention on Missouri’s public school campuses.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline No matter what problems you are struggling with, hurting yourself isn't the answer. Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) to talk to a counselor at a Lifeline crisis center near you.


  • e-CHUG is an online tutorial program that educates on how the body responds to alcohol, including how to calculate blood alcohol content.
  • e-TOKE  is a marijuana-specific brief assessment and feedback took designed to reduce use amoung college students, The assessment take about 10-15 minutes to complete, is self-guided, and requires no face-to-face contact time with a counselor or administrator.