Youth Leadership Training in Washington DC

by dstudio21

February 6th to 9th, four of our amazing youth participated in The 2017 CADCA National Youth Leadership Initiative. What is this you ask? Leadership building, skills training, and even the opportunity to speak to Senators and State Representatives about issues that are impacting Washougal! Think about what this next generation of leaders will be bringing…



Community Matters

by dstudio21

Brand new Washougal Youth Coalition will officially have their first meeting February 15th during lunch at Washougal High School. There will be other meetings coming up so stay tuned. The Youth Coalition is open to all youth interested becoming empowered to make a difference in their community! If you’re interested in finding out more, email:…



High five!!

by dstudio21

  • Posted on February 21, 2017

  • Parents

Parents are the most powerful influence in their child’s life! Why is this important? The research shows that caring adult(s) in the life of a child can help reduce early substance use and promote healthy decision making. Here are a few ideas, Talk to your kids often; Participate in family bonding actives; Be engaged with…



Friends and Family Parenting

by dstudio21

  • Posted on January 24, 2017

  • Parents

Good parenting means different things in different families, with every mom and dad setting their own intention for the parenting life they want. No matter how many parenting articles you read or parenting tips you receive, remember that you are the ultimate guide and inspiration to your children. The Chocolate Solution to Arguments A mom…



E-cigarettes and Youth Don’t Mix

by dstudio21

Adolescent years are times of important brain development. Brain development begins during the growth of the fetus in the womb and continues through childhood and to about age 25. Nicotine exposure during adolescence and young adulthood can cause addiction and harm the developing brain.   Did you Know? Nicotine affects brain development, which continues to…



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