Be a present parent

Underage drinking can be a threat to your child’s health and development.

Alcohol affects young people differently than adults. That’s why it’s important to start talking to your kids as early as possible about the dangers of underage drinking. Their brains are still developing, and drinking alcohol negatively effects those functions, sometimes with long-term consequences. They are also trying to navigate socially and emotionally through a challenging time in their lives. Their behavior and judgment can be easily skewed by alcohol. Herein lies the facts about underage drinking. You can end underage drinking in your home and family and help the community as a whole by leading by example.

ZeroProof is your resource for guidance and facts, so that together we can all help curb underage drinking in New Mexico.