This tip sheet provides an overview of substance use among pregnant and parenting youth along with its impact and strategies for addressing substance use among pregnant and parenting youth.
Teens often get conflicting or inaccurate information about drugs and alcohol from friends, family, and the media. Help these youth stay safe and reach their goals by setting the facts straight. Take part in this year’s National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week.
January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, which increases awareness of human trafficking as a global crisis that is also affecting people here in the United States. Although human traffickers target both adults and minors, youth are particularly vulnerable.
Teen sexting can carry with it harmful and lasting consequences, and most teens are unaware of the legal implications of sending a sext without consent. This infographic highlights what sexting is, why it is risky, and how teens can protect themselves and others from the harmful effects of sexting.