EDPQS Website

Web portal to quality standards in drug prevention

Website previewTarget audience and purpose

The website www.prevention-standards.eu provides the key access point for anyone wishing to learn more about the European Drug Prevention Quality Standards. It is for providers who want to address the quality of their drug prevention work, as well as policy-makers, commissioners and others interested in the support available for effective and high quality drug prevention work.

The website is of particular value if you wish to:

  • Access information and materials that will help you address quality in drug prevention work
  • Learn more about the European Drug Prevention Quality Standards (EDPQS) project
  • Identify key organisations working in the field of drug prevention best practice and quality standards in Europe and internationally


Please explore the website through the navigation menu at the top. You will find news relating to quality standards in drug prevention, available EDPQS resources, information about the European Prevention Standards Partnership and the EDPQS research projects, country-specific information about quality and prevention, information on other initiatives to promote quality standards, and much more.

Translations into other languages

The website is currently only available in English. Translations of EDPQS materials can be accessed from the respective resource pages. Country-specific information about EDPQS is available here.

If you are interested in translating any EDPQS materials, please observe our translation guidelines.

About the EDPQS website

The EDPQS website offers detailed information on the background, developments and achievements of the European Drug Prevention Quality Standards (EDPQS) project since it began in 2008. The website provides access to all the resources developed during Phases I and II of the EDPQS project, and offers information on the materials that are available in different languages. Information on the Partners who contributed to the project and who constitute the European Prevention Standards Partnership is also provided.

The website also offers country-specific information and contact points for further information and support with the quality standards in different countries. In addition to information on EDPQS, you will also find references to other organisations and their work on related activities that have taken place in the field of drug prevention quality standards and best practice development.

The website was a key output of Phase II of the EDPQS project.

If you have any questions about the EDPQS website, please contact us.