Prevention Works In Seattle

News & Press Releases

Media coverage of Roosevelt High School principal's letter to parents about an increase in number of students attending school under the influence:
No 'Joe Camel' of pot, but pot candy still OK  (KUOW)

King County passes drug take back law  (KING 5)

Should we have a place to return unwanted drugs?  (Seattle's Child)

Teens who drink early have high risk of alcoholism (Q13-FOX)
Anna's Lessons about Teen Drinking and Driving (Seattle's Child)
Helping teens be safe, healthy and engaged (JTNews)
Parents pay with new teen drinking law (KING 5, New Day Northwest)

How alcohol use was cut at two Seattle schools (Seattle Times)

Nathan Hale hosts event to celebrate dramatic drop in alcohol drinking rates among NE Seattle students  (School Beat)

Prevention WINS Awarded AMA Foundation Healthy Living Grant (press release)

Prevention WINS Awarded DFC Grant (press release) 

Nathan Hale students raising awareness about alcohol abuse (KING 5)
Convenience store accused of selling liquor to minors (KING 5) 

Neighbors seek to yank liquor license from convenience store (KOMO)
Raising Healthy Teens (Journal Newspapers)
Classes aim to prevent teen drinking (KING 5) 
Underage Drinking: Parents & Teens Both Feel Peer Pressure (Seattle's Child) 

Teens who drink are younger -- and more reckless (Seattle Post-Intelligencer)
Underage Drinking (KUOW)  
Fighting Underage Drinking (KPLU)

Talk to your tween about drinking (ParentMap)