Hidden in Plain Sight

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The teen years can be difficult. Indicators of teen drug use, mental health concerns, unhealthy relationships, human trafficking and other risk factors can be hidden in plain sight, but easy for parents and other adults to miss.

VARSA

Thursday March 28
6:00pm - 8:00pm

*Must be 18+ to attend
McMurray Middle School
FREE Childcare
Presentation offered in English and Spanish

Join us to learn about current trends, how to recognize common warning signs and how to talk to youth about these important issues.
Parents, Caregivers and other adults who work with youth are encouraged to attend.


HANDS ON
Participants will walk through a mock teen bedroom and try to identify 70+ items which can indicate problem or risky behaviors.


PRESENTATION
After walking through the teen room attendees will participate in a presentation and discussion which will cover:

  • Identification and discussion of items and how they may indicate problem or risky behaviors.
  • Popular local youth trends.
  • Tools to help navigate the teen years and discussion points for family conversations.

RESOURCES
Local resources will be available for all participants.