Helping Parents Prevent Youth Substance Abuse
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When it comes to drugs, your teens want MORE conversation. #justtalktome

TalkSooner serves as a resource for parents to access information about substance use prevention.

TalkSooner is the product of multiple county coalitions in Michigan, working together to send out a common message to parents of youth ages 10-18 about alcohol, tobacco, and other substances.

TalkSooner helps parents inform youth about the dangers of substance use. Focus group data suggested that youth do seek information and guidance from parents and other adults, so it is important that parents have these difficult conversations. 

New here? Start at the talk page or by viewing drug information.

Upcoming Events

Today’s Marijuana: Engaging Youth in Treatment and Prevention - September 24, 2018 at 9:00 AM

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Ottawa County Prescription Drug Disposal Event - October 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM

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Use the TalkSooner app for tips on how to talk to your kids about not using alcohol or other drugs.