June 7, 2018 | by Community Advocates Public Policy Prevention Team | Prevention “We always encourage our partners to build their skills by learning from national experts and bringing those ideas back to Milwaukee,” said PPI Prevention Services Manager Elysse Chay. “This conference inspired us to try new strategies and deepen our understanding of positive youth development.”
May 23, 2018 | by Community Advocates Public Policy Prevention Team | Prevention The United States is home to 4.4% of the world’s population, yet Americans consume 99% of the global supply of hydrocodone (AKA Vicodin) and 80% of its oxycodone (AKA Oxycontin). The majority of these opiates are manufactured in China.
April 26, 2018 | by Jazzmyne Adams | Prevention This year, the Southeastern Region of Alliance for Wisconsin Youth has the pleasure of hosting the annual Partners in Substance Abuse Prevention Regional Training on May 21 and 22 in Brookfield.
April 13, 2018 | by Community Advocates Public Policy Prevention Team | Prevention “How I see young people is how I serve young people.” That’s just some of the wisdom given by Jeremy Triblett, ReCAST Resource Coordinator, who is partnering with Elysse Chay, Public Policy Institute’s Prevention Services Manager, on Youth Mental Health First Aid training sessions at Community Advocates.