It has been more than 30 years since a handful of parents, concerned about drug abuse among young people, created “Informed Families” of Dade County. Support from many different sectors contributed to its rapid growth and success. It eventually became “informed families/the Florida family partnership incorporated after expanding its reach throughout the state. Informed Families is the Florida division of National Red Ribbon, Its mission is to help kids grow up safe, healthy and drug free. Alcohol and drug abuse is a year-round concern for young people, but summer can be a particularly tempting time. We share valuable information parents need to know now. To watch the interview, click on the above picture.