Dear Parents and Carers,

You are invited to a SDERA “Talking Drugs” Parent Information Session on Thursday 28 November 2017, bought to you in partnership with HSHS P&C, Hedland SHS and S.D.E.R.A.

The session starts at 7:45pm and runs until 9:15pm

Entrance and Parking is via 78, Hamilton Road (Matt Dann side)

Please can you RVSP by no later than 27 November 2017 to or Hedland Senior High P&C Facebook page.

The workshop will cover the following points:

  • The importance of parents knowing and linking in with what the school is teaching about Drugs & Alcohol
  • Examine what young people want regarding drug & alcohol education
  • Explore the different drug types & their impacts
  • Identifying signs of drug use
  • What works and what doesn’t?  Talking with and assisting young people around drug use
  • Examine current statistics on drug & alcohol use – behind the media hype – What’s the real situation?
  • Methamphetamine / ice – what is it ?/ how is it used?/ current concerns
  • Factors that cumulatively protect young people from entanglement with drugs & alcohol
  • Where can you get quality information and help

Talking Drugs Parents Information Session