Drug and Alcohol Prevention

For decades, Outreach has provided drug and alcohol prevention programming. In the midst of the opioid epidemic, Outreach is collaborating with the Office of Child Development and Early Learning to develop specific programing for families with a heightened risk for opioid and substance abuse.

Developing strong family bonds helps parents teach their children the skills they need to make healthy choices.

Program Emphasis

Evidence-based workshop series helps parents set clear positions on drugs and alcohol and increase communication with children.

  • Drug and Alcohol Education and Prevention
  • Family Communication
  • Healthy Life Skills

Parents and caregivers need support to effectively teach children skills to resist peer influence and prevent drug and alcohol use.

Program Emphasis

Certified Specialists train families with middle school aged children to initiate and navigate conversations about the dangers of drugs and alcohol.

  • Drug and Alcohol Prevention
  • Parenting-Child Interaction
  • Family Bonding