Resources for Parents


Talk. They Hear You 

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)'s program on talking to your kids about alcohol

Partnership for Drug Free Kids                                                                                                                                                            

Get information, support and guidance

"No Such Thing as a Bad Kid": Part I and Part II 

Handouts created by Charlie Appelstein

Guide for Parenting Transgender Youth in Western MA 

Published by the Northampton Prevention Coalition and Community Action (December 2015).

Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14

This family education program has made a difference in thousands of families in all 50 states and in over 25 countries.Visit the Iowa State University website to learn more. 

Resources for Alcohol and Drug Treatment
Learn about alcohol addiction and find an alcohol recovery center that is tailored to your needs HERE.
The Office of Northwestern District Attorney David E. Sullivan offers a resource guide for drug and alcohol treatment services. Click HERE to access an online edition.  

Where do you start? What do you say? Learn how to talk about marijuana with your kids.