Want more information about alcohol and drugs in San Juan County? San Juan County Partnership offers a variety of presentations to all ages, youth, parents, and community members.
Perception of Risk
Perception of Risk presentations provide information about the dangers of youth alcohol use, as well as drinking and driving. This presentation provides statistics specific to San Juan County for youth and adult use.
Media literacy presentations provide information about the various techniques that the media uses to persuade youth and adults to buy and use alcohol and other drugs. Presentations analyze alcohol advertising and show youth hidden messages in television and print media.
Prescription Drug Misuse
This presentation provides information on:
- The dangers of misusing prescription painkillers
- The dangers of sharing medications with those who have not been prescribed the drugs
- Safe storage of prescription drugs in the home
- Safe and proper disposal of unused or expired medications. It also gives a list of permanent take back box locations.
This presentation focuses on parents and youth but can be adapted to fit any group.