NCADD CEO & Executive Director Steve Liga collaborated with New Jersey's biggest radio station, NJ101.5, to develop and air a series of reports on prescription drug abuse in the Garden State. To hear some of these reports, go to the NJ101.5 website and click on each of the stories.
March 1, 2010 Steve Liga on NJ101.5 discussing recent report of increased use of Ecstasy.
January 13, 2010 Steve Liga on East Brunswick TV congratulating East Brunswick.
January 9, 2010 Steve Liga interviewed on Piscataway Community Television on NCADD’s service for teens.
November 17, 2009 Steve liga interviewed on NJ101.5 regarding the Coalition for Healthy Communities Student Survey.
November 14, 2009 Ezra Helfand interviewed on Edison Cablevision promoting “Operation Medicine Cabinet”.
November 12, 2009 Linda Surks interviewed on WCTC-AM regarding the Coalition for Healthy Communities Student Survey.
October 20, 2009 Steve Liga interviewed by NJ94.3 and NJ101.5 regarding “Lifeline Legislation”. Linda Surks interviewed on WCTC-AM regarding “Pedaling for Prevention”.
See the videos of NCADD staff television appearances.
Steve Liga on CN8’s Newsmakers – Steve did three different interviews. Topics covered include August is National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month; September is Recovery Month and the issue of binge drinking on college campuses.
Linda Surks’ appearance on Caucus: New Jersey - This show is provided in two parts. The first half looks at the problem, the prevalence and asks why girls turn to drugs. This second half-hour examines the impact of the media and advertising on encouraging alcohol and other drug use among teens. Then the role of the family in treatment is an essential part of recovery for every teen. The teen talk about her road to recovery, her upcoming graduation from Daytop and what lies ahead. The panel also examines the role of parents in influencing their daughter’s decisions about drug use.