Talk early. Talk often. Learn How. Studies show that kids in west and southwest Michigan are experimenting with alcohol, tobacco and other drugs as early as age twelve. The sooner you talk, the easier it is to keep the line of communication open with your children. This site has links to helpful resources, techniques, and conversation starters. Visit the Parents section with more resources just for you.
Click on the link above to find many online resources. These resources include: Parks & Recreation, Employment Opportunities, a link to Michigan Works!, Community Health and much more.