Underage Drinking

Plain and simple - don't drink. You cannot legally drink or purchase alcoholic beverages in Pennsylvania until you are 21 years old. For the most updated laws on underage drinking in Pennsylvania, visit https://alcoholpolicy.niaaa.nih.gov/APIS_State_Profile.html?state=PA

  • If you are offered a drink, say no and make sure that they know you mean it. Don't be afraid to stand up for what you believe.

  • Avoid situations where alcohol is going to be part of the activities.

  • Never ever drive an automobile if you have been drinking. Also, never get into someone else's automobile if they were drinking.

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