According to our state data, substance misuse by young children is not an issue for Grades 3-5. However, young children are greatly affected by the substance misuse of their older siblings, parents, guardians, or other adults with whom they interact.
For information about the effects of teen/adult substance misuse on young children, please go to: Grade 3-5 Trauma
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