SmartMoves_2010_article_logoSMART Moves helps young people to change their attitudes about using alcohol, tobacco, other drugs, and engaging in premature sexual involvement through having members participate in fun, interactive, and educational programming.  SMART Moves works with pre-teens to identify and resist peer and media pressures to use alcohol and other drugs and to understand the physical and social changes taking place in their lives while coping with the stress of growing up. A focus is placed on gaining knowledge and opening up avenues for communication among staff members, parents, guardians and Club members regarding alcohol and other drugs.