Waushara Prevention Council Annual Meeting
November 1, 2016
What did you like about today’s meeting?
The food was awesome
The format was good, sharing what each committee is doing
Getting everyone together and hearing committee updates
Networking with other individual’s and their organizations
The food was great!
Overview of Prevention Council history
Talk time at tables and collaboration and sharing ideas.
Diversity amongst members bringing a wealth of experience & knowledge to the meeting
Collaboration – Team effort
Great networking opportunity to get ideas and meet other leaders in the county
Discussions at the table
Group discussion to generate ideas
Everybody had a chance
Talking with others, learning about initiatives of other groups
Collaborating ideas to get all generations involved in all the communities
Small group discussion
Putting all of the groups together
Brainstorming ideas and meeting new partners for programs and projects.
What did you not like about todays’ meeting?
Tough to make time to attend the meeting, but there is not a better time.
Very slow-moving, maybe make more interactive
Time constraint, felt rushed at the end
Timing of table discussion
Expected a slightly larger turnout
Too much time for lunch, cut it down a bit
Lack of time
Balance time between each committee that shared
Informal and informative
What are some things that you learned today?
I knew nothing about the active aging group before today
Different resources to explore – clergy, tavern league, Boy and Girl Scouts
All of the activities that committees are involved in
Some of the history of the Prevention Council
Activities of other committees
What some of the other members do/what their role(s) is/are
What are some things that you learned today? (cont.)
What services are offered at organizations
Vision 2020 new mission statement – Better fit
More about what the other committees we are working on
What active aging is doing
WADS has a school garden
What other committees are doing
Money available for school ideas
A lot but that’s because I’m new to the Prevention Council
Backpack program – 2008 started
The Geese story
What other communities are doing, where we can expand/improve
Elderly would like to be more involved with youth groups
Information on the people involved with work that is being done
Much more about what the various groups have done. The good work all these groups are doing.
Every time we discuss what each group is working on I learn something new. What a great group of people doing good work.
Name some things you would like to work on, after today?
Getting more organizations to the table
Better county-wide representation
Getting more actively involved
Expand my understanding of all the county resources and connect
Collaborate with the organization and other area resources to best provide services and programs.
More students to HCHY meeting
Getting older adults in our schools for help
More work with school districts
Further work with inter-generational efforts
CHAT group plunge
Subcommittees working together
Just keep well-informed – check re: Farm Bureau re: speaker from Vision 2020
I think involving kids in HCHY is a great idea, especially as someone who is recently in their situation
Continue with work on Vision 2020
Possible group to address concerns of local Hispanic/Latino population
Cultural awareness (share Hispanic/Latino culture with greater community)
Adopt a grandparent
Check with our shop classes to see if they would build park benches
Working with more of the groups specifically sharing this good work with others
Thanks for the invite. I really enjoyed meeting people who are trying to make our community a better place!
Great meal. Great video!
“Prevention” – Seems like law enforcement would want to be more involved.