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Welcome Parents!

Parents are the number one reason why kids don’t do drugs. Think of Informed Families as your partner and confidant in your efforts to raise safe, healthy and drug free kids.

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Here's what you can do:


Sign a parent pledge

Informed Families promotes four yearly prevention campaigns to support children’s substance abuse prevention.

Sign a parent pledge for Lock Your Meds »


Volunteer to deliver materials 

Want to get more involved and make an impact on your own child’s environment by reaching other kids and parents?

Become an ambassador at your kids’ school »

Share, learn and participate

Stay in the loop and help us get the conversation going on social media.

Subscribe to e-news »

Participate on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram »

Access great resources



11 Tips For Talking To Your Kids About Drugs & Alcohol


The Parent Report Card as an Online Survey or in PDF format


Family Day

Family Day: Materials including an Activity Guide, a Dinner Menu, and More!

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Red Ribbon: Parent Guide

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Lock Your Meds: Home Medicine Inventory Card and Other Resources


Safe Homes, Smart Parties: Common sense Party Tips and More!


Other Resources for Parents

  Check out our blog with information specifically for parents »


Sign up to hear about upcoming webinars
or view previously recorded ones »


Create or join a Parent Peer Group (PPG) in your area. Email us to learn more »



We have lots of materials for educators; feel free to forward along »


Have a question? Get in touch with us »



Kids who have conversations with their parents about the dangers of alcohol and drug use are 50% less likely to use alcohol and drugs than those who don’t.