Holfmann’s Long, Strange Trip

Holfmann’s Long, Strange Trip
It was a November day in 1938, when Swiss chemist Albert Holfmann created his twenty-fifth lysergic acid combination for pharmaceutical giant Sandoz. Although the experiment animals became highly excited during testing, this particular synthesization did not spark any interest from the pharmacologists and physicians because it did not stimulate circulation ... Read more
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News Apr 19, 2017

April 18th #TestItTuesday Alert: Celebrate Safer This Bicycle Day

April 18th #TestItTuesday Alert: Celebrate Safer This Bicycle Day
It’s #TestItTuesday! Today, we are discussing LSD and drug checking in honor of Bicycle Day tomorrow and also offering (for this week only) 10% off anything in our store, including test kits, using the coupon code thanksdoc! On April 19, 1943, Dr. Albert Hofmann became the first person to intentionally ingest LSD. After consuming 250 micrograms (what ... Read more
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News Apr 18, 2017

DanceSafe’s Kristin Karas Invited to Speak at National Public Health Week

DanceSafe’s Kristin Karas Invited to Speak at National Public Health Week
Kristin Karas, Director of Programs at DanceSafe, was one of eight people to be invited to present at National Public Health Week in Greeley, Colorado this past week. As part of an initiative to recruit and raise awareness of public health programs, the Colorado School of Public Health hosted an ignite session called “Who and What is Public Health?” Karas ... Read more
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News Apr 11, 2017

First Ever International Day of Drug Checking Recap, March 31, 2017

First Ever International Day of Drug Checking Recap, March 31, 2017
  DanceSafe partnered with organizations across the globe to host the first annual International Day of Drug Checking on March 31, 2017, an initiative to raise awareness of the tools that exist to help mitigate risks for people who choose to use illicit drugs. Utilizing a “harm reduction” approach, public health organizations such as ... Read more
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News Apr 4, 2017

DanceSafe Introduces New Executive Director and Restructures National Team

DanceSafe Introduces New Executive Director and Restructures National Team
March 27, 2017 By the DanceSafe Board Over the last few years, the nightlife community’s awareness of harm reduction has increased exponentially. A conference rarely goes by without a panel dedicated to reducing the risks participants face at nightlife events, and these panels are often standing room only. There are literally dozens of independent harm ... Read more
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News Mar 27, 2017

DanceSafe Launches Online Training Program

DanceSafe Launches Online Training Program
Recently, we launched our DanceSafe Training Program which allows us to train new volunteers at a distance – in the US or abroad – via online courses. We are excited to report that the big news just got BIGGER! As of today, the DanceSafe Training Program is being open to the public! That’s right. If you are interested in becoming a DanceSafe ... Read more
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News Jan 26, 2017

Become a Testing Kit Reseller!

Become a Testing Kit Reseller!
Help save lives by reselling DanceSafe testing kits! As of January 2017 we have launched our reseller program. When you buy 30 or more kits you can get them for half price ($10 each) and resell them in your store, to your friends, or at events. Resellers also receive our new, handy display signs. Read more
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News Jan 5, 2017

DanceSafe Is Seeking A Communications And Social Media Intern

DanceSafe Is Seeking A Communications And Social Media Intern
Communications and Social Media Intern Start Date: January 2017 End Date: May 2017; August 2017 if extension is granted Location: Denver, CO (Preferred) DanceSafe is a national 501(c)(3) public health organization promoting health and safety within the nightlife and electronic music community. DanceSafe has two fundamental operating principles: harm ... Read more
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News Dec 7, 2016

Dancesafe is seeking an Executive Director!

Dancesafe is seeking an Executive Director!
Dancesafe is seeking our new Executive Director!  Do you have what it takes to head our dynamic and growing Non Profit organization? Check out the Job Description and Share it! NOTE!  Deadline to apply is by November 22nd, 2016! Read more
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News Oct 22, 2016

Thanks to Missi Wooldridge!

Thanks to Missi Wooldridge!
Good Afternoon DanceSafe Family! We wanted to take a moment to express our appreciation, gratitude and respect for Melissa (Missi) Wooldridge for her 7 years of service to Dancesafe. As of June 24th (Friday) she has stepped down as Executive Director of Dancesafe. Missi’s journey started as a chapter leader in 2009 for our Denver chapter. This led to ... Read more
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News Jun 26, 2016