Be The Change: Empowering and Inspiring Our Youth with Positive Life Choices
August 11, 2015
Knowledge is Power: First Check Diagnostics and notMYkid.org
Drugs and Teens it’s a fact of life.
Unfortunately, many parents simply don’t know what to do when confronted with the realization or suspicion their child is using illegal and potentially dangerous drugs. Join Aimee Runyon, CEO of notMYkid, and Diane Bader, Brand Ambassador for First Check Diagnostics, as they share vital information that could help any parent dealing with the issues of drug use by their children.
notMYkid believes prevention should be at the forefront of all programming –in reaching young people, helping them to fight their own internal battles about what’s right and wrong – not just in drug use but all social areas impacting teenage youth. Working in conjunction with First Check Diagnostics, offering a full portfolio of First Check Home Drug Tests – from marijuana home drug tests to tests for prescription drugs; both organizations continue to help parents fight the battle to save their kids.
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