What substance abuse intervention services does Broomfield HHS offer?
The Family and Children's Services Division offers group education and early intervention for teens impacted by drug or alcohol use. The division has a Substance Abuse Interventionist that helps teens develop an understanding of the negative influences of drugs and alcohol by:
  • Discussing family issues and peer pressure

  • Evaluating feelings and defenses

  • Examining the choices available to them

  • Learning the facts about substances and consequences of poor choices

  • Practicing positive stress management techniques

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1. What adult protection services are offered by Broomfield’s Health and Human Services (HHS) Department?
2. What types of allegations does Adult Protection investigate?
3. What should I do if I suspect that someone I know is a victim of abuse?
4. What substance abuse intervention services does Broomfield HHS offer?
5. Who is at risk for alcohol and substance use?
6. What are some reasons that teenagers use alcohol or drugs?
7. What are some of the warning signs that a teenager may be using alcohol or drugs?
8. What are the physical warning signs of drug abuse?
9. What are emotional signs of teenagers abusing drugs?
10. What are the behavioral signs of a teenager abusing drugs?
11. How can I get involved in or refer someone for substance abuse intervention services?