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What does DEC stand for?

DEC stands for Drug Endangered Children (program)

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12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Office of Justice Programs: Drug Endangered Children - Mary Lou Leary, OJP's Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General, spoke Wednesday, November 10, at the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children Conference in Dallas, Texas.
The state's Drug Endangered Children Advisory Committee issued standards on July 20, which spelled out how safety personnel, child caseworkers, and health professionals should respond to meth lab discoveries and busts.
If medical care is required, a protocol such as that in the California Drug Endangered Children Resource Center's "Medical Protocols for Children Found at Methamphetamine Lab Sites" should be followed.
The Drug Endangered Children Program In conjunction with strengthening state law, California awarded grants to four counties (San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Cruz, and Orange) to identify issues, establish protocol, and implement a multidisciplinary approach to protecting children victimized by exposure to methamphetamine manufacturing.
For this reason, Lamar Associates-Indian Country Training and the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children (National DEC) have formed a partnership to develop a specific curriculum for service providers who work with children in tribal communities.
htm Blogs Discuss DOJ's efforts on Underage Drinking and Drug Endangered Children- Two recent blogs on the Department of Justice's Web site outline DOJ's grants to address Underage Drinking and a new Task Force on Drug Endangered Children.