The use of alcohol or other drugs is far reaching, affecting most everyone at some point in their life, Preferred Family Healthcare’s Team of Concern is an early intervention, prevention education program aimed at reducing the number of youth who decide to use.
Team of Concerns prevention education programs are school based, the intervention component happens in schools, the home and community where or youth live.
If you are concerned that someone you know maybe at risk to choose alcohol or other drugs contact us at the location nearest you or refer something by calling 636-946-6376 ext. 123.
Some at-risk behaviors and signs can be…
- Use of cigarettes
- Absences from school
- Drop in academic performance
- Isolation or withdrawal
About the author: Jean sokora is School Teams Liaison for Preferred Family Healthcare.