According to the 2016 KIDS COUNT® in Indiana Data Book, substance use disrupts brain function in critical areas and therefore can interfere with learning as well as contribute to behavioral problems and family conflicts.
Methamphetamine is a highly addictive, physically damaging drug, but it is very simple to make in a clandestine lab setting. According to Indiana State Police, in 2015, Allen County had the third highest number of clandestine meth lab seizures in the state.
Want to learn more? Attend this April 27, 2017 luncheon.