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Action Today. Healthier Tomorrow.

This year's theme reminds us that simple, daily acts of prevention, such as helping a friend make positive choices or supporting a family member in need, can lead to healthier lives for each of us today, and stronger, happier communities tomorrow.

For more information and ideas, please download the flyer for the week and go to www.samhsa.gov/prevention-week

2018 Daily Themes


Monday, May 14: Promotion of Mental Health & Wellness

Tuesday, May 15: Prevention of Underage Drinking & Alcohol Misuse

Wednesday, May 16: Prevention of Prescription & Opioid Drug Misuse

Thursday, May 17: Prevention of Illicit Drug Use and Youth Marijuana Use

Friday, May 18: Prevention of Suicide

Saturday, May 19: Prevention of Youth Tobacco Use


Check-back for local happenings and events as planning continues (BOOKMARK this page).

If you have an idea or would like to volunteer, please contact Adam Kindred, DFC Program Coordinator. 

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Waukesha County Drug Free Communities is a federally funded grant program under U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Grant # SP021397, fiscally managed by Elevate, Inc.