Vaping: What Parents & Teens Need to Know – Replay link
Parents, when it comes to “vaping,” what you don’t know can hurt both you and your children. Bloomfield Hills High School, in partnership with Bloomfield Township Police, Department, Bloomfield Youth Assistance, and the Birmingham Bloomfield Community Coalition, is sponsoring a vaping information and dialogue event. Join our panel of experts and learn what you need to know about the most pervasive substance abuse epidemic facing our community in decades.
** Recommended for students 6th grade and older.
WWJ In Depth: Vaping in the Boys Room – One Local School District Creates Model To Take on Teen Vaping
Rob St. Mary, editor, WWJ News Radio 950 interviews Charlie Hollerith, Principal at Bloomfield Hills High School (BHHS); Carol Mastroianni, executive director, Birmingham Bloomfield Community Coalition; and Denise Ullem, board president, Bloomfield Youth Assistance, about the Alternative to Suspension Program at BHHS.
Youth Action Board
YAB is an inclusive, dynamic and diverse group of teen volunteers, from our eleven public and private high schools in the Birmingham and Bloomfield Hills community, that bring about positive change for their peers.
School and Community Programs
BBCC and the YAB provide a wide array of high-quality, youth-infused substance abuse prevention, health and wellness programs that are timely, relevant and impactful for the participants.
Support, Partner, Volunteer
You can make an immediate difference and even save lives by supporting, partnering or volunteering with our youth-focused substance abuse prevention, health and wellness efforts.
BBCC, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community serving organization, takes a research driven, youth-led approach to substance abuse prevention, health and wellness. BBCC and its Youth Action Board (YAB) provide education, tools, activities, and support to help youth rise above life’s challenges by making informed decisions about their safety, health and wellness, as well as encouraging adults to thoughtfully support them.
The Coalition service area includes those who live, work, play, worship, and attend public and private schools within the boundaries of the Birmingham and Bloomfield School Districts. This includes the municipalities of Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, and Village of Franklin and portions of Orchard Lake, Southfield, Troy and West Bloomfield.