The Teen Resource page features resources written for teens that parents may choose to share with their children as they see fit. Some of the links below will take you outside the Families Connected website, but Families Connected will remain open in your original browser window.
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Alcohol and Drugs: Real stories, Tools, and Tips
Click on the image below to read other South Bay teen's reasons to say "I'll pass," when it comes to things that hold them back, like drugs and alcohol.
Check out these resources for trusted tips and facts
Info on alcohol and avoiding peer pressure
As a young person you are faced with many challenges, but few have the potential to affect your life in a more significant way than the decisions you make about alcohol and drugs. (NCADD)
Drug guide: the science behind what each drug does to your brain and body. The website also has interactive videos, posts, blog, and more! (NIDA)
E-cigarettes pose risks to health and give big tobacco companies big opportunities. Click above to read more (stillblowingsmoke.org)
Only 8% of teens still smoke. Finishing the job will come down to you. Be creative. Enlist friends. Spread truth.