Describe any six risky situation to which our youth is frequently exposed to
Schools – Bullying, pier pressure, drugs, bad influences, sexual behaviors.
Parties- drugs, drinking, sexual encounters.
Driving or riding with other teens.
Dating – sexual situations, unsafe sex, sexual pressures, pregnancy, sex diseases, emotionally unready etc.
Sporting events- pier pressure, drugs, etc.
Friends houses – sexual behaviors, drugs, drinking, exposure to unbecoming behaviors.
Teens have and will always have big choices to make that can have long lasting effects. Talking, informing, communicating with our children or youth in our community is critical.
Teens don’t think things through as we might. They lack the experiences, and just simply have not developed enough to not take risk seriously.