This year, what are you most thankful for? It’s easy to give trite answers around the Thanksgiving table, but we really want you to think. Have you stayed sober for a longer period of time than you ever have? Give thanks and celebrate! Have you made a commitment to avoid alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, and other harmful drugs? Celebrate and give thanks! We are so proud of you and all of your accomplishments this year! Look forward to 2020 and pave a way for your own best future!
Are you tempted to use marijuana? You may want to rethink that. Marijuana can have a variety of effects on young adults and adults alike. It can impair judgement, coordination, balance, mood, etc. It can also lead to dependence and addiction when misused. We hope that you’ll rethink any potential use of marijuana this week and do some research on its effects!
This week, we want to encourage you to be wise in your use of opioids (under a doctor’s supervision) and also to avoid marijuana use. You can do it! We believe in you!
Looking for some of the dangers of alcohol, marijuana, and opioids? These are just a few of the issues that might arise from abusing these drugs.
Looking for ways to have fun in the sun that don’t involve alcohol or other drugs? We’re here with 5 ideas for how you can let loose and have a good time with friends and family during the warmer months.
- Pick up a new outdoor hobby (landscaping, hiking, running, etc.)
- Set up a volleyball net and play games with friends or neighbors.
- Try out new lemonade or mocktail recipes at your next barbecue.
- Find a new trail system and take a group of friends to explore.
- Go fishing on a boat in a local lake or river.
There’s no time like spring to make your summer plans. We want to make sure they’re full of healthy activity so that you won’t even miss the alcohol or other drugs at the party or get-together.