My Choice Matters:

Parenting to Prevent Substance Use


Cape Codder
1225 Iyannough Road
Hyannis, MA 02601

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Sunday November 20, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM EST
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12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Registration, lunch, and meet with local experts

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM Keynote Speaker

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Parent Workshops

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Wrap Up and Resources


Kim Slade
Barnstable County Regional Substance Abuse Council




Worthington Campbell, Jr. Fund 




Parents and caregivers of children of all ages are invited to attend this FREE event

Free Childcare

Local Experts & Resources

Parent Toolkit

First Annual Parent Summit


My Choice Matters: Parenting to Prevent Substance Use is for parents of all ages and is designed to provide Cape Cod parents with information from local experts on strategies for positive, effective parenting and practical tips for communicating with their children. When it comes to substance use, choice matters – as parents and as community members. Believing that “My Choice Matters,” we are empowered to make decisions that have a positive impact on our lives and the lives of those around us.


Keynote Speaker

The Teen Brain and Risk Taking
Dr. Ruth Potee, MD

Ages 0-7

Raising Healthy Families
Cindy Horgan, Executive Director

Cape Cod Children's Place


Ages 8-14

Risky Business: Promoting Protective Factors
Traci Wojciechowski, Regional Director
Caron Student Assistance Programs

Ages 15-21

Stressed Out: A Millennial's Anthem
Tom Hermanowski, Founder

Alcohol and Drug Prevention Training