MAPN presentation features Youth Risk Behavior Survey, other topics
For Hub City Times
MARSHFIELD — Marshfield Area Coalition for Youth and Marshfield Clinic Center for Community Outreach will host a Marshfield Area Parent Network presentation Aug. 16 titled “Life Outcomes: The Dangers of Underage Drinking & Inhalant Use and Marshfield Area Youth Risk Behavior Survey Results.” The event will be from 5-7 p.m. at Wildwood Pavilion.
Adolescent use of alcohol and drugs can have lifelong consequences. A panel of local professionals will discuss dangers and consequences of underage drinking and inhalant use. Participants can learn how to effectively talk to their children about what they should do if they encounter a peer using alcohol, inhalants, or other drugs. Copies of the 2017 Marshfield area Youth Risk Behavior Survey results will be available.
A free meal will be provided.
To register call Marshfield Clinic Center for Community Outreach at 715-221-8412, or email firstname.lastname@example.org by Aug. 11. Provide the first and last name of participants and, if requesting child care, the age of children.