Click here for more information about a "town hall meeting" on underage drinking at Bergen Acadamies on March 28, 2006.
Roseanne Colletti, Emmy award-winning correspondent for Channel 4 (and parent) will moderate a panel discussion and meeting to help raise awareness about the harmful effects of underage drinking and provide an opportunity to discuss possible solutions.
- *Fact: 10% of 7th graders have used alcohol in the past 30 days.
- *Fact: 17.8% of 8th graders have used alcohol in the past 30 days.
- *Fact: 27% of those 7th and 8th graders who used alcohol, also received F's.
*Source: National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence - New Jersey
This meeting is for parents, caregivers, clergy, law enforcement, media, educators, and youth - anyone involved with and cares about the healthy and successful future of young people. Please make sure they get a copy of this invitation.
Join your community and your county in this nation-wide effort to help prevent young people from trying alcohol.
Call now to reserve your place at this unique event covering a very important topic - the future of our children at 201-488-4680.