Families of SHS graduates will receive a special item in the mail this July. A SHS Mailing from Prinicpal Wargo with tips for preparing to transition to college and other post-HS living situations. Also, a specially printed brochure from Scituate FACTS to have a very specific conversa
GatesAware2018.2019 Every 7th grade student created an instagram ad sharing a personal reason not to use substances. Highlights of this year’s Gates Aware campaign may be viewed here. Please follow @scituateFACTS (our youth instagram account) for more good news! GatesAwar
AdolescentYA.TreatmentSheet.SS Printable sheet of local resources for families. Explanation of the different levels of care, how to navigate the system in general, may be found on drugfree.org – Print their treatment ebook here!AdolescentTreatmentEbook
AboutInterface Click presentation link to learn more! Scituate FACTS: Improving Access to Mental Health Care through Interface The Town of Scituate has contracted with William James College to offer the Interface Referral Service to residents since September 2014. As of Novembe
MJ.Research Cannabis policy is ahead of the cannabis science. We need more research to understand the benefits and the harms. Click link for review of all the research (about 50% of all studies suggest some helpful use).
Here’s a printable PDF booklet with tips for families, including social host laws, talking points, and resources! http://www.southshorehealth.org/workfiles/yhc/YHC_2017-Prom-Booklet_Final.pdf Thank you to Youth Health Connection for preparing this helpful resource!
Pictured here are students and alumni from our local recovery high school, Independence Academy (www.iarecoveryhs.org). As part of our comprehensive curriculum, young people in recovery share their stories of addiction, treatment and recovery with students during 9th/10th grade health
2018.SPS.SBIRT.ResourceSheet2018.SPS.SBIRT.ResourceSheet Questions In addition to the local resource sheet, all students will receive a paper copy of a Drug Facts/informational brochure: http://files.hria.org/files/SA1094.pdf or https://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA1
What-You-Need-to-Know-and-How-to-Talk-to-Your-Kids-About-Vaping-Guide-Partnership-for-Drug-Free-Kids (002) Click link below to print the Scituate FACTS Vaping FAQ document! This one is most recent>>> VapingUpdate2019.revise VapingUpdate2019 Vaping Resources Massachusetts Depa