Everyone is an Asset Builder Training – October 13, 2014

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintThis community workshop is provided by Search Institute with Jim Conway as the guest speaker.  Mr. Conway has over 25 years experience providing training and consultation to youth serving professionals.  Hosted by Kanabec County Public Health and the Substance Abuse Coalition of Kanabec County, the goal of this workshop is to: Identify […]

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Parents, are your teens looking for summertime activites?

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintI’m bored, I’ve got nothing to do.  How many times have we heard that from our teens?   Keep your teens busy and active during the summer months, suggest one of the following activities: Swim at Mora or Ogilvie pools Play football Play basketball Play volleyball Play tennis Participate in school sports Play dodgeball […]

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5 Tips for Parents Before Your Kids Leave for College

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintParents, now that your teen has graduated from high school, are you both ready for college?  Here are tips to help ease that transition: 1.   Contact the Dean of Students.  Learn about the alcohol and drug policies.  Will there be any seminars or training for the students? 2.   Set limits with your […]

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Teen Drug Abuse: 14 Mistakes Parents Make

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitteremailPrintSubstance abuse among young people is a much bigger problem than many parents realize. How big? One in 10 kids 12 to 17 years of age are current users of illicit drugs, according to a 2009 government survey. The good news? Parents can also do a lot more than some realize to […]

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