Moments to be a Good Friend

Picture of teens together with text Moments to be a good friend

Don’t let alcohol get in the way of your friendships.

Research shows alcohol can lead to relationship problems and fighting. Plus, most Illinois teens report that their friends feel it’s wrong for them to drink.

Keep your friendships strong by not drinking and showing up for those you care about. Remind your friends that they don’t need alcohol to be cool. If you know someone struggling with alcohol use, talk with a trusted adult.

Other friend hacks:

1 – Show gratitude for your friends.

2 – Be a good listener.

3 – Plan activities you both like.