The following resources provide helpful strategies and tips on having conversations with young people about smoking and vaping.
Talking to young people – Alcohol and Drug Foundation (ADF) webpage
ADF’s Vaping and young people resource, including a section on ‘having a conversation with young people’
Smoking – how to discourage your children – Better Health Channel webpage on the best approaches for parents to take to discourage their children from smoking
Vaping and Young People – Parents and Carers and Vaping and Young People – For Educators – Lung Foundation Australia Factsheets aimed at empowering parents and educators to inform and protect young people from the harms of vaping
Talking to a young person about alcohol and other drugs (Simplified English) – Positive Choices resource with tips for parents to encourage their children to talk to them