Parents360 (Parents: You Matter) is a community education program that engages parents through a presentation called Parents: You Matter. The presentation provides parents and other caring adults with valuable insights as to why kids use, how parents can start the dialogue about the dangers of substance abuse with their kids and what steps to take if they suspect or know their child is using. It underscores the need for parents to educate themselves about the dangers of drugs and alcohol, and to be the go-to source when their children have questions.
There are three easy ways you can get involved:
There are two ways you can become a presenter:
Visit the PACT360 Guides & Training Materials page to download and view all program materials, which includes drug specific modules that can be integrated into the Parents360 presentation or delivered as stand-alone presentations.
In addition to Parents360, presenters can also access Grandparents360, a presentation that identifies how grandparents and other caring elders can help teens and their families avoid or address substance abuse problems.