This report summarizes the Obama administration’s accomplishments and evidence-based plan, in 2016, on drug policy that works to reduce drug use.
This report summarizes the Obama administration’s accomplishments and evidence-based plan, in 2015, on drug policy that works to reduce drug use.
Alliance for Wisconsin Youth (AWY) brings together coalitions, individuals and resources for a common goal that affects young people through the promotion of positive youth development. This goal of preventing substance abuse and behavioral health concerns is supported by over 100 AWY coalition’s members with the mission and focus to enhance and support those Alliance coalitions in their prevention efforts and youth development work.
The DEA website includes drug related news, drug related topics of interest and substance abuse related resource links.
This website provides resources and lesson plans for parents, professionals and educators on substance abuse prevention.
A report on the Governor’s Task Force on Opioid Abuse that was formed in the fall of 2016 with projects completed and future recommendations.
This website provides information about teenage substance abuse and how it can negatively impact their academic and professional future. It also provides drug facts, testimonials and resources to get help.
The National Institute on Drug Abuse includes a section on Methamphetamine use and long term psychological and physical effects of the drug.
This report summarizes the most current data available on alcohol, opioids (prescription drugs and heroin) and other drug use and abuse across Northern and Western Wisconsin. County level and the available Wisconsin Native American tribal information has been included and is compared to data from the state and Northwoods Coalition (35 counties in Northern and Western Wisconsin including 11 Wisconsin Native American Tribes).
This initiative was formed by the DEA to educate middle and high school students of the true impacts prescription drug abuse and heroin use.
This nonprofit agency provides support for the parents of youth who struggle with addiction.
The first-ever Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health reviews what we know about substance misuse and how you can use that knowledge to address substance misuse and related consequences.
This report summarizes the most current data available on alcohol, opioids (prescription drugs and heroin) and other drug use and abuse across Wisconsin and is updated every two years.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services – Bureau of Prevention, Treatment and Recovery
List of state community mental health programs and substance abuse services.
Reports with evidence-based recommendations:
- Alcohol, Culture and Environment Workgroup Recommendations- “Changing Wisconsin’s Alcohol Environment to Promote Safe and Healthy Lives.”- April 2010
- Reducing Wisconsin’s Prescription Drug Abuse: A Call to Action – January 2012
- Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment(SBIRT) – May 2013
- 911 Good Samaritan Recommendations – “Analysis and Recommendations for Reducing Drug-Related Overdoses in Wisconsin” – August 2013
- Wisconsin’s Heroin Epidemic: Strategies and Solutions – July 2014
- Marijuana in Wisconsin: Research-Based Review and Recommendations for Reducing the Public Health Impact of Marijuana – June 2016