• Additional Resources
     

Additional Programs

  •  Free social skills groups and parent resources available to schools:

    A free opportunity for schools to have an on-site violence prevention/social skills program is available. The following evidence-based programs are provided by trained professionals once weekly for 10 weeks. The program also includes a Parent Night event and student and parent incentives, all provided and coordinated by the countrywide eVibe program.  

     
     

    For more information or to reserve a program for your site, please contact Gaylon Johnson by email or at 979-8611. For more information on Stop and Think or Too Good For Violence, visit www.kidshome.org/what-we-do/evibe.

     

    Information on the Nurturing Parenting Program, a free in-home voluntary program for families with children in grades K-12, can be found in the attached flyer.

    Nurturing Parenting Program

    Nurturing Parenting Program in Spanish
     
     
     

    Recovery Happens: Alternative to Suspension 

     
    A resource for schools to help students and their families address substance use issues. Offered as an alternative to or in addition to suspension, the teen and their family will: reflect and increase dialogue about the issue, decrease denial, and increase motivation for change. 
     
     

Evidence Informed Marijuana Resources

Online Resources

  • Learn about the effects of second-hand smoke through categories such as What is Secondhand Smoke?, Secondhand Smoke Harms Children and Adults, Patterns of Secondhand Smoke Exposure, Differences in Secondhand Smoke Exposure, What You Can Do, etc.

     
     
    Learn about tobacco, nicotine, and e-cigarettes through categories such as What are Tobacco, Nicotine, and E-Cigarette Products?, How Are They Used?, How Do They Affect the Brain?, What are the Other Effects?, Can You Get Addicted?, etc.
     
     
     
    Facts about the effects of cigarettes and other tobacco products
     
     
     
    Know the facts about e-cigarettes
     
     
     
    Underage drinking endangers entire communities. Why wait untill age 21?
     
     

    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism 

     
    Shatterproof is a national organization committed to protecting our loved ones from addiction to drugs and alcohol, and ending the stigma and suffering of those affected.
     
     
     
    18 ways smoking affects your health 
     
     
     
    What is secondhand smoke and how can you protect yourself from it?
     
     
     
    Find answers that will strengthen your emotional health and help you take charge of your life.
     
     
     
    Obtain accurate, evidence-based information about teen drug and alcohol use and abuse.
     
     
     
    Effects of Illegal Drugs on the Heart
     
     
Last Modified on August 20, 2019