Uniting our Communities to fight for a DRUG FREE LONG ISLAND
We encourage parents and community residents to visit the following websites to learn more about the dangers of underage drinking and substance use. Our resource links provide valuable information regarding the dangers of substance use including the health risks associated with tobacco use and vaping.
Alcohol & Drugs of Abuse
Heroin, Pain Medication and Prescription Drugs
E-cigarettes and Vaping
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services product, created through a partnership between the Office of the U.S Surgeon General and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office on Smoking and Health.
Parenting: Prevention Tips and Communication
Provides outstanding prevention resources about underage drinking and teen drug use as well as insight to teen brain development and behavior, risk factors and how to connect with our teens.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) ADD’s Power of Parents program empowers parents of middle school and high school students to have ongoing, intentional conversations about the dangers and consequences of underage drinking.
New York State Office on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services website provides parents and caregivers with facts regarding the dangers of underage drinking and drug use as well as tips and strategies to communicate and connect with our children and teens.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Talk. They Hear You. Campaign provides parents and caregivers with hands on resources to connect with tweens to discuss the dangers of underage drinking.