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Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions, Inc.


Serving Hall, Hamilton, Howard, & Merrick Counties

Substance Abuse Education Registration Form

For Diversion, Probation, Parole, and School Referrals 

Preregistration is required for all classes.

Check the calendar at the bottom of the page for upcoming classes and register using the form.


Prime for Life (MIP) This is an 8-hour alcohol education class for youth ages 20 and younger. The goal of this program is to reduce the incidence of alcohol and other drug-related problems in youth. This nationally recognized and evidence-based program focuses on personal risk-reduction (choices) and self-assessment specifically related to alcohol. The program is voluntary, however, many youth are referred by probation or juvenile services for a Minor-In-Possession of Alcohol (first offense) or another first-time-alcohol or other drug- related offense. Cost is $70; school referrals are welcome at a reduced rate. Pre-registration is necessary. This class is also offered in Spanish.


Prime for Life! (DUI/DWI) This is an 8-hour alcohol education class for adult DUI offenders ages 21 and older. The goal of this program is to reduce the incidence of alcohol and other drug-related problems. This nationally recognized and evidence-based program focuses on personal risk-reduction (choices) and self-assessment specifically related to alcohol. The program is voluntary, however, many adults are referred by court or probation for Driving Under the Influence (first offense) or another first-time alcohol or other drug-related offense. Cost is $70. Pre-registration is necessary. This class is also offered in Spanish.


Youth Tobacco Education Class This class will assist youth in learning about tobacco use and offer an opportunity for help in quitting for those already addicted. This class is facilitated by Katie U.. Cost is $40. Pre-registration is necessary. (Minimum of 2.5 hours)


Drug Education Class This is an education class emphasizing risks associated with illegal drugs such as Marijuana and Methamphetamine. The goal of this program is to reduce the incidence of alcohol and other drug-related problems in youth and adults. The program is voluntary, however, many youth and adults are referred by probation or juvenile services for a Possession of Marijuana (first offense) or another first-time drug-related offense. Cost is $40. 

Pre-registration is necessary. (Minimum 2.5 hours)


Meth Rots This is an educational DVD/program developed locally to help the community understand the seriousness of Meth use and the many problems and devastation resulting from its use.


Additional individual classroom, after-school, faith-based, and other community education programs are available upon request. To register or for more information regarding any of these classes please contact Carolynn Perkins at 308-385-5520 ext 205 or by email at carolynn@cncaa.info


If the class you are needing to register for does not appear to be scheduled on the below calendar, please contact our office at (308) 385-5520 to register with our administrative assistant, Carolynn Perkins.