Current Issues


Alcohol is still the most commonly used drug by Jones County youth. According to the 2021 Jones County Iowa Youth Survey, 15% of 11th grade students report using any amount of alcohol in the past 30 days and 8% report binge drinking (defined as 4 (female) or 5 (male) drinks in a row within a couple hours).


Talk They Hear You

Talk They Hear You

The Jones County Safe and Healthy Youth Coalition is promoting the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) national campaign and website.  “Talk. They Hear You.” has vast amounts of resources for parents, guardians, caregivers, teachers,...

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