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Q. My child is just starting middle school. I know I have to be up on the drug scene so I can spot a problem if there is one. What do I need to know? Where can I find it?

A. You've come to the right place! And you're here at the right time. You don't have a problem but you'll be prepared for any that arise. You can use this site and its Links for Parents as a starting place. All the sites in our list meet our criteria for a strong prevention focus and a strong parent focus. 

Here's what you need to know: 

  • The drugs most commonly used and the dangers associated with each 
  • The paraphernalia associated with drug use 
  • The signs of alcohol and other drug use 
  • How to get help if you suspect your child may be using alcohol and other drugs.

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Last Updated 05.20.2002 | Email Parenting is Prevention | Privacy Policy