“Substance abuse has a major impact on individuals, families, and communities. The effects of substance abuse are cumulative, significantly contributing to costly social, physical, mental, and public health problems...”
— Health People 2020

According to the 2013 Search Institute Survey, 15% of 8th graders in Champaign County have had at least one drink of alcohol in the past 30 days, and 9% have reported using marijuana in the last 30 days.  This is likely due to the perceived boundaries and expectations of our youth.

Substance Abuse Meeting Minutes

January 2018