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Parents & Independence Day: What you need to know

Whether you believe Independence Day is best spent at a BBQ, picnic or a fireworks spectacular; take a second to check out your surroundings. It’s always important for adults to model safe and responsible behavior – especially about alcohol – to your kids.

Take this holiday as an opportunity to have a conversation about why adults should drink alcohol responsibly, if they choose to drink, and why alcohol is dangerous for kids. Do you need help starting that conversation? We’ve got tons of tips from parenting pros to help you have the most influential and substantive talk possible about the dangers of underage drinking. Don’t just spark fireworks, but also spark a meaningful conversation with your kids.

Do you have older or younger kids? We’ve got tips for you, too!

Celebrate responsibly & Happy Fourth of July from the Ask, Listen, Learn Team!