Bluffton and May River High Teens for Healthy Youth (THY) educated the community on medicine safety during Bluffton Police Department’s Safety Spooktacular community event. THY provided community members THY’s Medicine Safety Checklist and LCAHY’s Rx Drop Box Location Fact Cards. In addition, THY members distributed LCAHY and THY informational brochures and resources to parents, grandparents, and caretakers. THY also educated the community at Bluffton High School’s Trunk-or-Treat Event Halloween Weekend. THY members distributed over 200 fact cards to educate the community on medicine safety and proper medicine disposal to prevent and reduce misuse of medicine by our youth. THY plans to educate the community annually during National Medicine Abuse Safety Awareness Month.
Teens for Healthy Youth Members Bluffton and May River High educate about Medicine Safety at Safety Spooktacular Event and provide THY and LCAHY resources to parents, grandparents, and caretakers.
Lucia Valladera, Ethan Barrera, and Joshua Gonzales provide parents THY Medicine Safety Fact Card and LCAHY’s Year-Round Rx Drop Box Fact Card.
THY members pass out candy to kids at the Safety Spooktacular Event.