The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program is an internationally recognized, model program created in 1983 by the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Get In Touch

Email: info@dare-oh.org
Phone: 614-761-9498
Fax: 614-761-9509
Address: 6277 Riverside Dr., Ste. 2N, Dublin, OH 43017-5067

Our Location

Training Dates for Class #70:
September 24th – October 5th, 2018

Application Deadline:
UNTIL CLASS IS FULL or 30 days before DOT start date


Location and Fee:
Crowne Plaza Dublin, Ohio (614-764-2200)
$1000 Registration for Ohio Applicants
$1500 Registration for Out of State Applicants

*Fee covers instruction and materials for the two week D.A.R.E. Officer Training (DOT), lunch each day except for the second Thursday (bring cash to eat at the elementary school), dinner on the first Monday and second Thursday of training (the D.A.R.E. Officer Banquet) and the graduation ceremony.

What is not covered:
Overnight rooming: reservations should be made with and paid to Crowne Plaza Dublin by the law enforcement agency. The rate is $99 per night plus tax and includes breakfast.  Dinner for the remaining seven evenings is “on your own”.