For kids 9 - 12 years old:

"They're on a quest to figure out their place in the world. When it comes to the way they view that world, they tend to give their friends' opinions a great deal of power while, at the same time, they're starting to question their parents' views and messages." - Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

For kids 13 - 15 years old:

"For parents, this is a pivotal time in helping kids make positive choices when faced with drugs and alcohol." -Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

South Bay Prevention Information and Resources 

Articles Recommended by Families Connected Friends and Parents:

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Parent Recommended Podcasts

LEAD in Lake Forest, IL - LEAD is dedicated to the promotion of healthy family relationships, emotional wellness, and the prevention of alcohol, drug use, and other risky behavior by youth. 

Miles To Go - The Miles To Go Drug Prevention Education lecture series features the complex subject of substance abuse.