Protect Families First
Protect Families First is a Rhode Island non-profit organization and coalition of parents, teachers, child welfare advocates and community leaders advocating for progressive family values and policies priorities. PFF is a member of the Drug Policy Reform Working Group of Rhode Island. Join us at ProtectFamiliesFirst.org.
By Protect Families First on February 21, 2013
The strategy for developing effective and safe marijuana reform is now underway. And we need your help. The Coalition for Marijuana Regulation will be holding two important strategy meetings this week to help supporters develop effective testimonies for the upcoming bill hearing and plan actions to build support for the bill. The first meeting will [...]
By Protect Families First on January 25, 2013
Do you think marijuana prohibition is a counterproductive and unjust policy? Then please join us a for a community organizing meeting tomorrow, Saturday, January 26th from 10AM-12PM at Brown University, Smith-Buonanno Hall (95 Cushing Street, Providence 02906). Citizens and community stakeholders, including parents, teachers, law enforcement, and those in the recovery community, will join to [...]
By Protect Families First on December 8, 2012
“You’ll think differently once you have a child of your own.” This was the comment I most often heard whenever I used to have conversations with other parents about drug policy reform. Last year, my wife and I were blessed with a beautiful baby boy. In the first year of his life, he has grown [...]