Downloadable Materials

NIDA: Marijuana: Facts Parents Need to Know Brochure

Front page of the National Institute on Drug Abuse Parents Facts Brochure

Why do young people use marijuana? Young people start using marijuana for many reasons. Curiosity, peer pressure, and the desire to fit in with friends are common ones. As a matter of fact, all aspects of a teen’s environment—home, school, and community—can influence if he or she will try drugs. This brochure will give parents and guardians insight on the most frequently asked questions about youth & marijuana use.