“I am officially declaring e-cigarette use [vaping] among youth an epidemic in the United STATES”
DR. JEROME ADAMS, US SURGEON GENERAL, DEC 18, 2018
THE STAND PROJECT, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE CITY OF UA POLICE DIVISION, UA SCHOOLS, AND SYNTERO RELEASED A 6 PART VIDEO SERIES AND RESOURCES TO EDUCATE PARENTS ON THE DANGERS OF ADOLESCENT VAPING. MAKE TIME TO LEARN MORE.
WATCH THE VIDEOS. START THE TALK.
VAPING | 6 Part Video Series
learn more about vaping
This comprehensive resource put together by Partnership for Drug-Free Kids will explain the culture of vaping, what the current research says, and how to have difficult conversations about vaping or juuling with your child.
parent talking tips
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Office on Smoking and Health has pulled together a comprehensive tip sheet for parents to get the conversation going with your teen.
Eight Stand Project Student Representatives are presenting to 7th & 8th grade classes at Jones and Hastings Middles Schools January 9, 17 & 18th. Their presentation is focused on the dangers of vaping and what it really looks like at the high school level. Download their presentation and learn more about vaping.
MY TEEN IS VAPING, NOW WHAT?
Over twenty percent of high school students are using e-cigarettes. Nicotine is a highly addictive. The earlier you intervene, the better outcome for your teen. Visit our Vaping Cessation page to learn more about current resources including free texting services.