Prevention

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Substance Abuse

National Institute on Drug Abuse - Drug Facts offers a range of links  to important facts to educateteens and parents. 

Online Safety

Netsmartz offers education for kids, teens and parents about online safety.

Child Abuse & Neglect

Child Welfare Information Gateway (US Dept. of Health & Human Services; Administration for Children & Families; Children's Bureau):


Preventchildabuse.org




managing children's media

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MEDIA

The use of media has exploded in recent decades, leaving parents wondering how to help their children benefit from media in learning and entertainment, while limiting their time and exposure to inappropriate content. Below is a list of useful resources that can help: 

Cybersafety Education

 Netsmartz offers education for kids, teens and parents about online safety.

Tools

Bark

Bark is a subscription-based service that monitors childrens' online activity (chat, text, youtube, email) and alerts parents to potential concerns. 


Circle by Disney

Helps parents manage time spent online and content children can access on any device. Limit device time and pre-program bedtimes.