Our goal as the Rockwood Drug-Free Coalition is to prevent substance use among Rockwood youth and to create an environment where all youth are proud to be drug and alcohol free. The Coalition realizes there are many misconceptions surrounding adolescent marijuana use. Here are some facts regarding youth marijuana use.
Regular adolescent marijuana use has been linked to higher dropout rates, poor school performance and higher unemployment rates later in life. (American Psychological Association, Marijuana and the Developing Brain, 2015)
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For information on the medical marijuana initiatives that will be on the ballot in November 2018 click here