Olympic Educational Service District 114

Serving the Kitsap and Olympic Peninsulas

 
The Youth Marijuana Prevention and Education Program provides the following services and can be tailored to fit the needs of the community and audience.
 
Host community awareness events, disseminate information and provide education opportunities on:
  • The effects of marijuana (all forms) on adolescent health
  • The latest marijuana research and trends
  • Marijuana laws in Washington State

 Host parent education opportunities on:

  • The effects of marijuana (all forms) on adolescent health
  • Techniques for talking to their child about marijuana
  • What to do and how to find  help if their child is using marijuana
  • Marijuana laws in Washington State

 Youth leadership development and empowerment opportunities to:

  • Develop positive culturally appropriate social norms messaging and healthy habits campaigns to prevent marijuana use by peers.
  • Addressing issues that are correlated with marijuana use, such as: bullying, academic failure/success, and healthy activities to participate in within the community.
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