Upcoming Event: What Every Parent Should Know

This presentation will help families to understand current drug trends, prevention efforts and agencies that can help with substance abuse. Guest speakers will include Brian Stranieri Southington High Principal, Chris Bartolotta from the State Police, Pat Rehmer Sr. Vice President of Hartford Healthcare, Kevin Naranjo Southington Police Officer, and Kelly Leppard Prevention Specialist with STEPS.
The presentation is aimed to educate parents and guardians on the following:
 
• How you can prevent youth substance abuse
 
• How substance abuse begins
 
• Connections between alcohol consumption and future substance abuse
 
• Myths on specific drugs
 
• Social host liability
 
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
 
6:30 PM-8:00 PM
 
SHS Auditorium
 
Parent Resource Tables available in the Cafeteria immediately after the presentation:
 
MATCH | Rushford | Southington Police Department | State Police | Health Department | STEPS
 
Wheeler Clinic | CAPP (Connecticut Association of Prevention Professionals) | Youth Services
 
Sponsored by SHS Administration, STEPS Coalition and SPD
 
For more information contact: SHS at 860-628-3229 ext. 229