September 13, 2018 | by Community Advocates Public Policy Prevention Team | Prevention “Sometimes it helps to get a little boost in the middle of the year,” said Jazzmyne Adams, coordinator of the Southeast Region of the Alliance for Wisconsin Youth (AWY) on why this chapter awards $1,000 mini-grants annually to its members.
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.
August 1, 2017 | by Community Advocates Public Policy Institute | Policy Each year the Public Policy Institute welcomes interns to work with us and learn how to be advocates for healthy change. This summer, we’ve been lucky to have three outstanding interns working on opioid policy, tobacco disparities, and fund development. We’re looking forward to seeing what they’ll achieve next.