Your Right as a Parent

Your Right as a Parent

It is important to show respect for your child’s privacy; however, if you have concerns for their safety or well-being, you have the right to take action

  • Set and enforce rules and consequences.
  • Know your child’s friends and their friends’ parents.
  • Know your child’s whereabouts; who they are with and what they are doing.
  • Monitor, track, and limit the use of the computer, phones, and other electronic devices.
  • Search your child’s room, vehicle, or other personal space.
  • Read your child’s diary.
  • Call law enforcement if your child is engaging in illegal or harmful behaviors.
  • Administer a drug test.
  • Schedule a drug/alcohol evaluation.