Programs that Work
Start Taking Alcohol Risks Seriously (STARS) for Families
Healthy and Safe Children
Youths not using alcohol, tobacco, or illegal drugs
Age of Child
Middle Childhood (9-12)
Type of Setting
Type of Service
Type of Outcome Addressed
Substance Use and Dependence
Evidence Level (What does this mean?)
Other Reviewed Programs
Start Taking Alcohol Risks Seriously (STARS) for Families is a health promotion program that aims to prevent alcohol use among middle school and junior high school youth by using health care providers and parent prevention materials.
The Start Taking Alcohol Risks Seriously (STARS) for Families program has not yet been thoroughly reviewed by PPN, but preliminary review suggests it may be effective at improving outcomes for the indicators listed above.
This program is highly regarded by other credible organizations and reviews of the program can be found online at the websites listed below: