Parent Resources

The following resources are intended for parents to learn about youth substance misuse.

  • Legalizing Marijuana Not Good For Kids: AAP Policy Explained
    • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) believes that youth should not use marijuana, this article explains why.
  • Marijuana: What Parents Need to Know
    • Marijuana is often portrayed as harmless, but it can be an addictive drug, especially for teens, that can cause serious risks and consequences. Parents are a child’s first and best protection against drug abuse. This article provides information from the AAP about marijuana and how parents can help their child say “No” to drug use.
  • Teen Safe
    • This online course and video providers parents resources and strategies around substance misuse to help keep their children safe and healthy.
  • Drug Free New Hampshire
    • This website provides a wide range of informative resources and guides for families and teenagers.