Preparing our students to make sound decisions with regard to alcohol and drug use is an important responsibility for parents. The following resources can provide language and resources to support these conversations.
Too Smart to Start: Resources for youth, teens, families, educators, and community leaders.
Stop Underage Drinking:
The federal Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking is working with governments and organizations at the state, territory and local levels to reduce and prevent underage drinking and its consequences.
Why You Should Talk to Your Child about Alcohol
Facts and Conversations: Parents and Underage Access to Alcohol
Recognizing Drug Use in Adolescents A Quick Guide for Caregivers and Adults
The Rehab Spot: What is alcohol and how does it affect the mind and body?