Protect Your Kids
In Arizona, the average age for first drug use is just 13 years old. What does that tell us as parents? Our kids are being approached even younger than 13 to try drugs and are using drugs or drinking for the first time in 8th or 9th grade. Here are some other Arizona facts you may not have known:
1 out of 4 high school seniors has used a prescription pain killer.
52% of 8th graders said getting alcohol is easy.
Nearly 1/3 of 10th graders have tried marijuana.
There are steps that you can take to help protect your child: