What are the physical warning signs of drug abuse?
  • More tired than usual or more hyperactive than usual

  • Frequent complaints of feeling ill

  • Eyes that are frequently red or watery

  • Dilated or constricted pupils

  • Unusual weight change or loss of appetite

  • Severe change in grooming habits

  • Odor of alcohol or other substances

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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?