Building Stronger Communities – Neighborhoods are Key (Updated 10/3)

Posted by Melissa in Alcohol & Other Drugs

 Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”

-Margaret Mead

Neighborhood Connections to Prevent Drug Use

We examined the link between youth drug use, community risk factors and the work of grassroots groups. We heard from law enforcement, policy makers and community developers about local efforts, and met the people behind local neighborhood groups working right here in Marathon County.

 Meeting Held on Tuesday, October 2nd from 11:30am-1pm at 212 River Dr Downtown Wausau

Meeting Agenda (10/2)     Meeting Minutes (8/7)   Downloadable flyer

 

Meeting Materials 

“People Power”           PPT Presentation             Additional Handouts

Related Media:  WAOW    Wausau Daily Herald   WSAW

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