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Fact Sheet: Substance Use Among Young Adults With Disabilities (March 2008)

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This fact sheet addresses questions about the use of alcohol, cigarettes and illegal drugs such as marijuana, cocaine, and LSD among young adults with disabilities. The fact sheet compares substance use among this population with substance use in the general population, and compares different disability categories and demographic groups in substance use and in the receipt of substance abuse prevention education and services.

Suggested Citation

Yu, J., Huang, T., & Newman, L. (March 2008). Facts from NLTS2: Substance Use Among Young Adults with Disabilities. Menlo Park, CA: SRI International. Available at