Be Someone Kids Can Talk To
The strongest predictor of youth making good choices is how you as a parent and other important adults, model those choices and have honest conversations with them.
Though there are always new and alarming drugs showing up, the bulk of drug-related harms and costs to society in Nebraska are caused by alcohol, nicotine and marijuana.
Sometimes it is easy to dismiss or be in denial about someone’s alcohol and/or drug use. However, research shows that people are far more likely to seek help and services if it is suggested by someone close to them.
Tips and Tools
If you’re looking for more tips and tools to help on your parenting journey or as an ally of a young person, you’ve come to the right place. There are dozens of resources for you to use to help kids live happy and healthy lives.