CANCELED - Drugs Uncovered at "Wake Up and Thrive"

08/03/2013 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This Event has been CANCELED!

Worthdale Park Community Center in Raleigh, NC


The Poe Center will be presenting Drugs Uncovered, a workshop on drug and alcohol abuse and ways to equip young people with the skills to make healthy choices, at Youth Thrive of Wake County’s Wake Up and Thrive event!

The workshop, “Drugs Uncovered: What Parents Need to Know”, will be held from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Worthdale Park Community Center located at 1001 Cooper Road, Raleigh 27610.

Workshop participants will explore the mock bedroom of a teenager to discover ways children and teens typically conceal, promote, and abuse drugs, alcohol and tobacco. They will learn about trends in substance abuse and ways to communicate effectively with children and teens about these issues. Participants also will receive free materials, including resources to educate young people about being drug-free and alcohol-free.

Seating for the workshop is limited, please RSVP by Friday, August 2, 2013. To reserve your spot, please contact Robin Rennells at (919) 463-5039 or rrennells@unitedwaytriangle.org.