Newsletters

RAISING HEALTHY KIDS

Information and resources promoting the health and safety of Southern Providence County Teens. In each issue you’ll find expert advice on adolescent development, trends that pose risks to a teen’s health and safety, and helpful how-to information for parents, teachers and everyone in the community who works with teens.

Summer 2021
The Dangers of Summer, On Racism and Community, New Drug Trends, Opt in To The Know Text Messaging, Marijuana and Second Hand Smoke, Whisper App
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Spring 2021
New Drug Trends, Buying Drugs Online, Stressors Pre-Pandemic vs. Present, LGBTQ Conversations, Encouraging Planning and Self-Expression in Your Child
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Spring 2020 Special Edition – COVID 19 – Stronger Together
Every family is under so much stress and the biggest challenge we face is isolation and fear. With strength and determination, we can overcome these challenges during this difficult time. We are Stronger Together.
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Summer 2020
Parents are important role models for their children even during adolescence. Tips for modeling responsible drinking and managing stress.
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Winter 2020-2021
Robbed of Slumber. New Drug Trends. FOMO. Alcohol Role Modeling. Two highlighted articles from our local regional Student Assistance Counselor and Superintendent of Johnston Public School. Introducing from the Halls.
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Fall 2019
Changing Direction & Thinking on Mental Health and Well-Being
Helping Your Child Adjust to Middle School
11 Ways You Can Empower Your Child Against Bullying
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Winter 2019-2020
How to Spot the Early Warning Signs Your Teen May Be Using Alcohol or Other Drugs
Dinner: 30 Minutes to a More Connected Family
Parents: Role Models for Teens During Holiday Celebrations
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KNOW THE BUZZ

Freshman 2020
Know the Buzz Freshman Edition 2020-2021 year has been trying to say the least. Read your school’s edition of Know the Buzz for some great tips for returning to school as well as great prevention tools, an advice column and some local resources.

Know the Buzz College Edition
This edition was made specifically with our college population in mind. Great resources for students to learn about effects of alcohol on your mind and body as well the ripple effect that underage drinking brings with it. There are also RIC and local resources.
http://spcprevention.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/0720_CollegeHandbook_7.pdf

Know the Buzz Middle School Edition
Know the Buzz Middle School Edition 2021. Read this edition for prevention tips, change direction, ADHD and you and a chance to win $20 Amazon gift card.
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