Center Grove encourages parents and students to discuss the dangers of drug and alcohol use and the importance of just saying "no". These important lessons require reinforcement from both school and home.The links provided below are resources available to parents and children to help them learn more about the consequences and signs of drug and alcohol abuse. These links are for national and local agencies and groups and are not maintained or endorsed by Center Grove Schools.
- DrugAbuse.gov: Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse
- DrugAbuse.gov: Preventing Drug Abuse Among Children and Adolescents: A Research-Based Guide for Parents, Educators, and Community Leaders, 2nd Edition
- Drug-Free Johnson County
- The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
- NIDA: Parents Discuss Drug Abuse and Addiction with Dr. Volkow, Director of NIDA
- Sam's Watch