10/31/2021 - Happy Halloween - Tips for keeping your kids and teens safe while having fun

There are lots of great safety tips to ensure an enjoyable Halloween for our little ones, such as the tips from Safe Kids Worldwide.

Many teens and young adults consider Halloween one of the biggest drinking days of the year. Use the opportunity to have open and factual conversations with your teens. Remember, parents are the single largest influence on their child’s decision to drink or use drugs. 

Partnership to End Addiction provides a helpful resource guide, and the popular #TalkTheyHearYou materials from SAMHSA are available here.

Remind other parents that CT’s social host law holds adults liable for providing alcohol to minors.

Let’s #MentionPrevention for a fun and safe Halloween.