Cobb Alcohol Taskforce January General Meeting Announcement
The next General Meeting of the Cobb Alcohol Taskforce will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 11:30 AM. The meeting will take place at the Cobb County Sheriff’s Work Release Center, 1825 County Services Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060. Onsite parking is available and food will be served. This is the first General…..
Guidelines for keeping parties alcohol free
We know youth are going to want to throw and attend parties. But did you know that Cobb County students report binge drinking at a friend’s house on the weekends?[Georgia Student Health Survey] Parents, it’s your job to make sure that these parties are safe and alcohol free. Cobb Alcohol…..
Parents, take action to prevent underage drinking
Did you know that alcohol harms and kills more youth than all illegal drugs combined? Talking with your child about the dangers of underage and youth binge drinking is only the first step in keeping them safe. Cobb Alcohol Taskforce recommends parents take the following actions to help prevent underage…..
Tips for talking with your child about alcohol
Youth rely on the adults to help them make tough decisions and to provide advice. The advice given is especially important when it’s pertaining to alcohol and underage drinking. Below are some tips from Too Smart To Start to help guide your conversation with your child about the dangers of…..
Preparing for tough alcohol questions
Talking with your child about the dangers of underage and youth binge drinking is tough. As your child gets older, he/she will ask more challenging questions. Parents, it’s imperative to be prepared for these questions so you can answer them thoroughly and honestly. The Underage Drinking Prevention National Media Campaign…..