Drug Use: Not my child – what you need to know | SierraSun.com

Drug Use: Not my child – what you need to know

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. – A presentation by Washoe County Sheriff’s Office’s Bruce Hobbs, for parents, will include information on trends in substance abuse among teens, drug types and their associated effects, paraphernalia, risk factors for use in children and teens, and prevention strategies to help children and teens say no to drugs. The presentation will also include personal accounts from two local young adults who are in recovery, Wednesday, March 23, 6-7:30 p.m., at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Non-Profit Center, Incline Village. This program is facilitated by Incline school counselors, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and Tahoe Women’s Services. Babysitting will be provided. Contact mblount@washoe.k12.nv.us with questions.

– Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com

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