IAHW

International Adolescent Health Week 2020

Publication Date: Mar 11, 2020

March 15th - 21st, 2020

An annual, international week of dynamic participatory events to inspire adolescents and their communities to advocate for a successful transition into adulthood.

IAHW Social Media:

  • #IAHW2020

  • Twitter: @IAHW2020

  • Intagram: @adolescent_health_week

  • Facebook: @internationaladolescenthealthweek

 

IAHW Resources:

IAHW Healthy Lifestyles Toolkit (Resources, activities, social media and more to help young people make healthy decisions about substances, nutrition, sexual health, preventive care and vaccines)

IAHW Resilience and Mental Health Toolkit (Resources,activities, social media and more to promote resilience and mental health and well-being in young people) 

IAHW Holistic Well-Being and Healthy and Safe Communities Toolkit (Resources, activities, social media and more to promote healthy and safe communities

 

Resources for Prevention of Adolescent Substance Use:

Informing Prevention: Adolescent Webinar Series from the Mountain Plains PTTC

 

Understanding Adolescent Marijuana Use infographic from the Mountain Plains PTTC

 

Prevention Drug Use Among Children and Adolescents: A Research-Based Guide for Parents, Educators, and Community Leaders from National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

 

FDA's Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan from the FDA

 

"Talk. They Hear You." FREE Phone App from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

 

Tips for Teens Fact Sheets:

  1. Marijuana
  2. Opioids
  3. Tobacco
  4. E-Cigarettes

and others (steroids, inhalants, methamphetamine, cocaine, heroin) from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

 

Talking with Your College-Bound Young Adult about Alcohol: Parent Guide from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)