March 2019

Over 20 million Americans meet the criteria for a substance use disorder. However, barely ten percent actually ever receive treatment. Today, one in four deaths is attributable to substance use.
Fortunately, there are many pathways for substance abuse recovery for Flight Attendants.

As a flying partner, some may involve you. You can support a culture of safety. You can save a career. You can save a life….All by just saying something, before a flight begins.

The Flight Attendant Drug and Alcohol Program has created a very short video that can inform flying partners how to approach a Flight Attendant whose wellbeing maybe compromised by substance use. A preview of the film is available at Save a Peer, Say Something