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Listed below are links to some great resources from the West Allis West Milwaukee Community Coalition.

CDC Alcohol Portal - Effects of Drinking Alcohol on Your Health  https://www.cdc.gov/alcoholportal/

SAMHSA Treatment Locator - just type in your zip code            https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/utm_source=blog&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=FindHelp

SAMHSA Series - Rx Pain Medications - Print off or order fact sheets  https://store.samhsa.gov/list/series?name=Rx-Pain-Medications

April Is Alcohol Awareness Month:

 

  • Proclamations to designate April as Alcohol Awareness Month have been signed by Dan Devine, the Mayor of West Allis and by John Stalewski, the Village President of West Milwaukee. Both proclamations will be posted on the Coalition’s website www.wawmcc.org and Facebook page.

 

  • Watch for the Coalition prezi and Light and Unite PSAs on the West Allis City Cable Channel

 

  • Check out the awareness display in the West Allis Library lobby designed by the Shared Journeys students


o    Also watch for daily Facebook and Twitter posts


o    Go to the Coalition website, http://www.wawmcc.org/resources, for the resources listed below and more

    • Talk To brochure
    • Parent brochure
    • Sign the Parent Pledge

 

A flyer/poster about drink sizes and binge drinking is available upon request. A PowerPoint slide presentation is also available that can be shown on TV screens. 


Students at Central and Hale have been busy planning activities for after Spring Break. Remember to check out pictures from these, and other student activities, on Facebook.  


Other April activities:

  • April 11 - Peers presentations at West Milwaukee Intermediate School
  • April 14 - CAAD Movie Night
  • April 22 - Peers presentations at Lane (tentative date)
  • April 27 - DEA Drug Take Back
  • April 29 - Safe and Sober program at Nathan Hale High School

Please share this information with family, friends and the community – you can make a difference. Thank you for your continued support of the Coalition.


Tammy Molter

Coalition Director

West Allis-West Milwaukee Community Coalition

414-604-3506

coalition@wawmsd.org


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