Talk, They Hear You

Talk. They Hear You. Underage Drinking Prevention

Caravel Middle School PALS student group conducted a school-wide poster contest to spread the word about dangers of underage drinking




Parent Resources


Check out these resources to help you start—and keep up—the conversation about the dangers of drinking alcohol at a young age.

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Help for Talking About Alcohol

5 Conversation Goals
Action Plan - A step-by-step guide for parents to create an action plan to start the conversation.
Answering Your Child's Tough Questions About Alcohol
Family Agreement Form: Avoiding Alcohol- A signed pledge for youth and their parents to accept their part to avoid underage drinking.
Help for Talking About Alcohol-6 tips for parents to discuss with their children about the dangers of drinking alcohol.
Join the #WeTalked Campaign (PDF | 5.3 MB)


How To Tell If Your Child Is Drinking Alcohol
The Consequences of Underage Drinking
What You Can Do To Prevent Your Child From Drinking-4 strategies parents can use to help prevent their child from drinking.
Why Small Conversations Make a Big Impression-Frequent open discussions are more sustainable.
Why You Should Talk With Your Child About Alcohol
Why Your Child Might Start Drinking