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3
Dec

Thank you

As you all are probably aware, events during the year of 2017 have caused a tremendous ripple effect in the hearts and minds of many Americans. Some of these shifts continue to be felt throughout many communities across the nation and Highlands county is no exception. DFH is dedicated to bringing together the services and businesses who refuse to shy away from issues that matter most in these times. Subjects such as mental health, addiction, inter-connectedness, and human rights have become more prevalent in conversations and we have recently assumed the role of facilitating actions and pressing for resolve that benefit...
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3
Dec

Underage Drinking

Under Age Drinking Underage drinking is when anyone under the minimum legal drinking age of 21 drinks alcohol. Underage drinking is a risk that attracts many developing adolescents and teens. When young people try alcohol, they often don’t realize the damaging effects drinking can have on their own lives, their families, and their communities. Aside from being illegal, underage drinking is a widespread public health problem that poses many risks. Here’s why: Underage drinking is widespread According to the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 35.1 percent of 15-year-olds report that they have had at least 1...
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