For parents, the primary prom-related concerns aren't financial. Our biggest prom worries are the risky behaviors associated with proms, most specifically driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs, and unsafe sex.
Teens who do not have dinner with their families five to seven times per week are twice as likely to have used alcohol and 1.5 times likelier to have used marijuana, as compared to teens who do participate in family dinners.
Angels at Risk is building a web between schools, rehabilitation centers and prevention
programs. We continue to make a difference in the quality of our community, both in preventing
short-term crisis and in maintaining long-term social stability.