Prevention Pointers

In 1992, the Waushara Prevention Council, Inc. began publishing a prevention column in the area’s free weekly paper, the Waushara Resorter.  With a circulation of 10,800 households, the column carries a prevention message to every Waushara County household regarding a variety of topics, activities and information to promote a healthy community.

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Winter Flurry

11/20/15 A Christmas Gift that Keeps Giving   The Christmas shopping season is upon us. For some the experience of shopping and selecting a perfect gift for everyone on their list is an exciting part of their holiday experience. Some … Continued

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Childhood Lead Prevention Week

10/31/15 Childhood Lead Prevention Week   There are multiple sources of lead in the environment that threaten the developing minds and capacities of young children. One of the main risks of exposure are with housing built before 1978 or after … Continued

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Trivia for Domestic Violence

10/16/15 Trivia Fundraiser set for October 24 You still have time to get your friends, co-workers, and family members to form a team for this year’s Trivia Fundraiser.  This is a fundraiser that benefits CAP Services’ Domestic Abuse Office in … Continued

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Flu Shots Available

09/25/15 Flu Shots Available   The seasonal flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It is primarily spread by coughing, sneezing and other close contact. Each season the flu causes millions of illnesses, hundreds of thousands of … Continued

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Help Prevent Sexual Assault

08/28/15 Help Prevent Sexual Assault   A disturbing trend is taking place in Waushara County and across the State.  Sexual assaults are on the rise, affecting individuals and loved ones of all ages.   In an effort to aid in … Continued

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