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Substance Use Prevention Brochure

This brochure, available in English and Spanish, is for use with pregnant women and new mothers when discussing the dangers of smoking, drinking and taking drugs during pregnancy, and can be downloaded at the right. WIC agencies can order this publication for free on the publication ordering page.

Additional resources can be found on the Substance Use and Medication Safety page and in the Substance Use Prevention: Screening, Education and Referral Resource Guide for Local WIC Agencies.

Participants who need assistance finding treatment can be directed to the SAMHSA Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator.

substance use prevention handout
Developed by: USDA, Food and Nutrition Service
Publication date: July 2015