Wednesday, April 17, 2013

How Well Do You Know YOUR Delco Teens?

OMG…It’s Only Weed!

Have You Heard Delco Teens Say… 

“My parents never say that they are proud of me.” 
“It’s easy for me to buy alcohol, cigarettes, or other drugs.”
“No one in my neighborhood tells me that I am doing good.” 

Join us for an interactive Town Hall Meeting to
the “status” of Delco Teens! 

WHEN: Thursday, May 2, 2013
TIME: 2:00PM – 4:00PM OR 6:00PM – 8:00PM 
WHEREDelaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) Rooms 171/172, 200 Yale Ave.MortonPA


- 30% of Delco 12th graders have binged on Alcohol in the last month. 
-  More Delco teens drive under the influence of Marijuana than Alcohol. 
- 31% of Delco youth said that they feel sad most days.
This event will present data found in the 2011 Delaware County Pennsylvania Youth Survey with expected speakers including: Superintendent of the Upper Darby Police Dept., Michael Chitwood; District Attorney of Delaware County, Jack Whelan; Executive Director of Delaware County, Marianne Grace; and Administrator for the Delaware County Office of Behavioral Health, Jonna DiStefano. There will be opportunities to meet and join local community groups focused on youth prevention. 
For more information about this event, call Holcomb at: 484-4440412.
  This event is being coordinated by Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems and is funded by the Delaware County Office of Behavioral Health, Division of Drug and Alcohol Services.