Alcohol Facts For Teens
CHOICES THAT EFFECT YOUR FUTURE
FACT: Most Teens in Wheeling Township (Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Mount Prospect, Prospect Heights and Wheeling) choose not to drink alcohol.*
FACT: Most Teens in Wheeling Township make healthy choices when hanging out with friends and choose to drink non- alcoholic beverages.*
FACT: Regular alcohol use in teens can have a permanent, negative effect on the brain, which does not fully develop until the age of 25 CLICK HERE for details.
FACT: Alcohol use in teens is illegal, dangerous, unsafe and can lead to life long negative consequences that effect you, your family and your friends.
* 2014 Illinois Youth Survey