Thursday, January 10, 2019

Prevention Education - Wall Township 1/14

Prevention Education Event in Wall Township Open to Anyone Interested
Monday night1-14-19 
"IMPACT OF MARIJUANA USE ON YOUTH & COMMUNITIES" 
LOCATION: Wall Twp. High School
Co-sponsored by the Wall Community Alliance for the Prevention of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse.

The program begins with a health fair at 6pm
Wall Twp. Police will have their fatal vision goggles program set-up for anyone interested in trying on the goggles.   They simulate being under the influence.

SPEAKER:
Kevin Sabet (http://kevinsabet.com/) is an author, consultant, former advisor to three U.S. Presidential administrations, assistant professor, and CEO of SAM (learnaboutsam.org), which he co-founded along with former Congressman Patrick Kennedy.  Parents won't want to miss this very informative opportunity! For more information, please email Alysa Fornarotto-Regenye at afornarotto-regenye@wall.k12.nj.us.    

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed: "Nearly 1 in 3 high school students and about 1 in 4 middle school students reported using cannabis in the devices, amounting to about 2 million young people nationwide — figures much higher than researchers previously predicted." https://www.ajc.com/news/national/millions-teens-are-vaping-marijuana-fda-launches-crackdown-amid-epidemic/oDBGcJragxwpcZdU4Ns0dO/ 

This upcoming program is a Wall Twp. community-wide event.  We want all parents of all ages to be aware of this educational event with the current vaping epidemic that has been announced on a national level.  It is critical we get the word out to all of Wall Township parents.

Please see the flier attached for the upcoming community forum at Wall Township High School called"IMPACT OF MARIJUANA USE ON YOUTH & COMMUNITIES."

Every parent and teenager needs to hear this national and world renowned speaker Kevin Sabet talk on the issues surrounding this new genetically modified (GMO) form of marijuana that has become detrimental to our youth's physical, mental, social and academic wellness and success.  

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