Sunday, February 7, 2016

Get the Facts: Keeping Kids Safe from Drugs

Posted By on Sun, Feb 7, 2016 at 4:51 PM

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Calling all concerned parents: Here's a way to empower yourself with knowledge to face the drug-abuse crisis that's threatening the lives of young people in our community and nationwide.

An open forum on the evening of February 10 (snow date February 11) at the Onteora Middle School/High School aims to inform and engage the public about this growing health scourge. Guests can expect to learn more about:

* What signs to look for

* How to talk to your child about drugs

* How to get help for your child

* Where to learn more

* Available resources

Created in partnership with the Ulster Prevention Council, the forum will include representatives of rehab centers, law enforcement, and community service providers, as well as recovering addicts and family members affected by drug abuse.

WHAT: Onteora Community Forum on Drug Abuse

WHEN: Wednesday, February 10, 6:30pm (snow date February 11)

WHERE: Onteora High School/Middle School (auditorium), 4166 NY-28, Boiceville

WHO: All are welcome

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