October 1, 2018
dangers of vaping

The Dangers of Vaping

Two of my children started high school this past fall. I was surprised to learn that there is only one bathroom that my kids feel comfortable […]
May 2, 2018
drug epidemic

Forty Eight Months

Our children are under attack by the overwhelming availability of harmful drugs, and in particular: BLACK TAR HEROIN. It would be wonderful if we could just […]
April 5, 2018

Text Your Emergency to 911

Starting today, April 2, 2018, if you are not near a landline, you can text your emergency to 911.  This new feature will allow better access […]
February 9, 2018
oxy

Fake Oxy

With so much going on in the world today, worrying about a new drug being exposed to our children should be the last thing on anyone’s minds. Unfortunately, fake Oxycodone, or […]
August 9, 2017

Two Years For a Life Worth Living

My experience here at the John Volken Academy (JVA) has been in many ways the hardest and best experience I have had. Before arriving, I was […]
August 9, 2017
revolar

How A Pocket-Sized Device Could Save Your Child’s Life

The world is full of danger and sadly parents aren’t always able to protect their children from emergency situations. Fortunately, Revolar has two safety devices making […]
June 21, 2017
drug addiction

Hope Floats Through Drug Addiction

Drug addiction is a scary thing. I remember sitting in class when as a kid and listening to the traumatic stories about what drug addiction did […]
March 16, 2017

The Oxycodone Trap

The scenario is all too familiar. Your son or daughter experiences an injury and immediately, your parental instincts kick in. A Rolodex of their facial expressions […]
March 7, 2017
edible marijuana

Edible Marijuana

With medical marijuana now legal in 20 states and recreational marijuana use legalized in some, edible marijuana is becoming more and more popular. Users are cooking […]
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