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Rahway High to Hold Drug Use Awareness Event April 10: Hidden in Plain Sight

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Hidden in Plain Sight, a presentation that educates parents and caregivers on what to look for in a teenager's room that might be a sign of substance abuse Credits: Rahway Public Schools
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RAHWAY, NJ - Hidden in Plain Sight, a presentation by New Jersey's Drug Enforcement Administration, will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 10 in the Rahway High School Auditorium.

Special Agent Timothy McMahon, the Acting Unit Chief - Special Support Unit and Public Information Officer of the Drug Enforcement Administration, NJ Division will present the program Hidden in Plain Sight

This presentation is centered around a teenager’s bedroom. It is set up as part of the event to allow parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers and other adults to explore a mock teenager’s bedroom to see and identify drug paraphernalia and hiding places along with other signs that may indicate alcohol or other drug use by a teen.

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Various substance use trends, signs, symptoms, and lingo will be explained in an effort to bring awareness.  Please view the flyer below:

 

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