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SAY Playboook #6: Heroin Is Not Just For Junkies

Local heroin use is on the rise and taking lives at unprecedented levels.  And the problem is not concentrated to the inner-city. In 2013, 56% of the heroin deaths in Cuyahoga County were in the suburbs. Arming yourself with knowledge about heroin and heroin abuse might save your life — or the life of a friend or family member. This article provides eight ways to prevent heroin abuse.

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SAY Playbook #4: Bystanding is for Bullies

Every day you have a chance to make our schools and world a better place. Putting an end to bullying is everyone's responsibility. When we work together and stand strong against bullying, we are creating communities that are safer and more supportive - places where every person is valued for who they are. This article provides 10 ways to be an upstander.

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Facts about Alcohol Poisoning

Do you know how "one drink" is defined? The symptoms of an overdose reaction? What not to do when someone is intoxicated? This article touches upon these and more facts about alcohol poising.

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Facts about Marijuana

Weed. Dope. Grass. Pot. No matter what you call it, marijuana is a drug that can be addictive and dangerous. This resource guide provides an overview of what marijuana is, its effects and other facts about this drug.

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Life Assets for Parents and Teens

The Search Institute has identified 40 developmental assets for teens. These are personal qualities, opportunities and experiences that can contribute to a teen's ability to cope, be positive and become successful. Read this checklist of assets to see how you think your teen fares. You can encourage your teen to look at the teen asset checklist, compare results and use it as an opportunity to explore how to build additional assets!