FentAlert: Empowering Youth for Safer Choices – SAMHSA Fentanyl Awareness Youth Challenge

By Jenna Michaels

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) created the challenge for teenagers, ages 14-18, to develop a community strategy to educate their peers about fake pills and fentanyl to help prevent overdose deaths. SAMHSA will award a total of $80,000 to individuals and teams, with individual prizes up to $5000.