Tell us what you think! Take our community survey.

We are asking you to participate in a survey about concerns about substance abuse among youth in our community. We will use these surveys to guide our work to develop effective substance abuse prevention programs for our community.

The survey is anonymous. That means we will not ask for your name or address. The survey is voluntary. That means you can refuse to answer any question or stop the survey at any time The survey will take 10-15 minutes.

Click here to take the survey!

If you have any difficulties with the survey or have additional questions, please contact Sarah Bridgeford at (253) 298-4056 or


General resources from basic needs to crisis services
Each year, Franklin Pierce Youth First helps compile a resource poster with contacts to resources that serve families in the Franklin Pierce School District. It is a starting point. To download the resource list, click Resource Poster Link.

Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Resources
Marijuana is now legal in the State of Washington. Understanding what this means, especially for youth, is tough. What we know is marijuana is harmful for youth and their still developing brains. This is a link to a great resource for parents on the harm of youth marijuana use and how to start the conversation with your kids.

Parenting Classes
Youth First is hosting the Incredible Years. Classes are Mondays from October 13-November 24 at Christensen Elementary. To get more information and to register, contact Sarah Bridgeford at (253) 298-4056 or Klara at (253) 697-8461.

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