A quick resource of basic terminology resources specific to vaping and other illegal substances, as well as community resources. A great place to start when needing additional information filled with links to websites, support, and education.
By bringing together renowned scientists, parent experts, and communications professionals, the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids translates the science of teen drug use and addiction for families. You can find a wealth of information, tools and opportunities to help prevent substance use/misuse among our young adults.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA) is the agency with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. It is the mission of the SAMSHA to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
Check out our monthly blog, titled, Let's Talk About It. Our blog is written by Colleen O'Neil, Anoka-Hennepin's chemical health prevention specialist, specifically for students, families, and staff within the district. It is a great place to find updated, accurate information regarding chemical health and the challenges our students face.