Is teaming up with the National Institute on Drug Abuse to provide parents, youth, teachers, and community members quality information about drug use, the composition of these substances, and their effect on our physical and mental health. Click on the photos below for information on a range of commonly abused substances. If you are concerned about a friend or family member, it is OK to call for help and advice, even if it is just to be reassured of your judgement. LICADD has a hotline that county residents can call 24/7. (631) 979-1700.
Links to information from the National Institute on Drug Abuse:
Animated version of NIDA's "Drugs: SHATTER THE MYTHS" booklet, which answers teens’ most frequently asked questions about drugs and abuse with scientific facts and engaging images.