Elizabeth Families Invited to "Hidden in Plain Sight"

ROSELLE, NJ - Elizabeth Parents, grandparents, caregivers, when it comes to your children and drugs, do you know where to look? Do you know what you are looking for? You may be surprised at what is "Hidden in Plain Sight."

The Roselle Everett Hatcher Prevention Coalition and Prevention Links invite all parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other adults from the city of Elizabeth to join in on the opportunity to explore a teenagers bedroom to see and identify drug paraphernalia, hiding places and other signs that may indicate alcohol or other drug use. 

"Hidden in Plain Sight" has prevention specialists, local law enforcement, and other professionals guide attendees through an exhibit to explain various substance use trends, signs, symptoms, and lingo an effort to raise awareness about substance use and provide resources for parents and community members to help keep you and your family healthy and drug-free.

Discover how marijuana and other drugs can be easily hidden in a teenagers bedroom. Become educated on the latest substance use trends signs and symptoms. Learn about local resources and ways to bring awareness to your community.

Learn the facts by joining everyone on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at St. Joseph the Carpenter School, located at 140 Third Ave, in Roselle.

The event is free and childcare will be provided at the school.

Contact Information
  1. Hellen Y. Quesada
  2. 908-868-0489
Sat, February 17
12:00 pm — 1:00 pm
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ROSELLE, NJ - Elizabeth Parents, grandparents, caregivers, when it comes to your children and drugs, do you know where to look? Do you know what you are looking for? You may be surprised at what is "Hidden in Plain Sight."

The Roselle Everett Hatcher Prevention Coalition and Prevention Links invite all parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other adults from the city of ...

140 Third Ave Roselle, NJ 07203-1544

St. Joseph the Carpenter School

140 Third Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203-1544

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