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Video Resource: Teen Drinking What Parents Need to Know

Teen Drinking: What Parents Need to Know A video for parents produced by the Norfolk DA’s Office

Teens Talking to Teens Video about Underage Drinking

Teens Talking To Teens – A short video produced by the Norfolk DA’s Office for youth in Norfolk County.

Video Resource for Parents on the Challenges of Parenting Today

Making Choices: New Challenges Parents Face A short video for parents produced by the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office.

Thank You Notes from OMS 8th Graders

Thanks for the Thank You Notes! On 2/14/2013 OASIS went to visit several OMS classrooms that had been reading “The Boy Who Drank Too Much”. We shared some local stats and brought a young man who was in recovery from drugs and alcohol to speak to the students. They were fantastic, asked some really great…

Safe Prom Event

The Stoughton Safe Prom Event is coming……March 6, 2013.   This year the event will be held at the Stoughton High cafeteria from 7-8:30pm. Once again there will be a vendor fair, a fashion show, some brief speakers on having a safe prom night and an opportunity to sign the prom contracts. For safe prom resources,…

Conversations with your High School Child

Conversations with your High School Child Published January 2, 2012, Stoughton Patch Conversations are one of the most powerful tools parents can use to connect with — and protect — their kids. But, when tackling some of life’s tougher topics, especially those about drugs and alcohol, just figuring out what to say can be a challenge….

Conversations with Your Elementary School-Aged Children

Conversations with Your Elementary School-Aged Children Published December 5, 2011, Stoughton Patch Conversations are one of the most powerful tools parents can use to connect with — and protect — their kids. But, when tackling some of life’s tougher topics, especially those about drugs and alcohol, just figuring out what to say can be a…

Conversations with Your Middle School-Aged Children

Conversations with Your Middle School-Aged Children Published December 9, 2011, Stoughton Patch Conversations are one of the most powerful tools parents can use to connect with — and protect — their kids. But, when tackling some of life’s tougher topics, especially those about drugs and alcohol, just figuring out what to say can be a challenge….

Is Marijuana Dangerous?

Is Marijuana Dangerous? Debunking some common pro-marijuana myths.  Published February 27, 2012 (Stoughton Patch) Marijuana Series Part 1 – Is Marijuana Dangerous? Marijuana is the most commonly-used illegal drug in the US, used by over 25 million Americans in the past year according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. While most teenagers do not smoke,…

Managing Medical Marijuana in Stoughton

The latest news on how Stoughton is managing medical marijuana. December 6, 2012 – Stoughton Selectmen Ask Legislators for Delay in Implementing Medical Marijuana February 11, 2013 – Stoughton Moves to Restrict Medical Marijuana  through Zoning (Brockton Enterprise)  

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