DMHAS: Set The Rules.Org

{Set The Rules CT Kickoff Event}
Kickoff event at State Capitol featuring remarks by (L to R) CT State Trooper Kelly Grant,
DMHAS Commissioner Patricia Rehmer, Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman, and Mike Lawlor, OPM Under Secretary
for Criminal Jusitce Policy and Planning
"Set The Rules CT" is a statewide media campaign educating parents and adults about Connecticut’s Social Host Law and the impact of alcohol on teenage brain development.  It is designed to provide parents and adults with information and resources to help parents keep Connecticut's youth from drinking alcohol.   (Website at
The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is addressing the growing problem of underage drinking through numerous initiatives, including public advertising programs.  "SetTheRulesCT" is funded entirely through the Enforcing the Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL) program.
"SetTheRulesCT" was developed by the Office of Policy and Management (OPM) and the Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee (JJAC)'s Subcommittee on Combating Underage Drinking, which is comprised of representatives from numerous State agencies and departments including the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.

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