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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Child Care

4/11/16 There are more than 35 million children from birth through age eight in this country. The early years are a crucial time for their growth and development, and a time when we help children prepare to succeed in school … Continued

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Volunteering

4/8/16 The Benefits of Volunteering and How to Get Involved Many of us have very busy lives, and it can be hard to find the time to volunteer in our community. However, volunteering can provide great benefits to you and … Continued

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Health Programs

3/25/16 Upcoming Health Programs this Spring The Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) offers a variety of evidence-based health programs for Adams, Green Lake, Marquette, and Waushara Counties. These programs provide the tools needed towards preventative health and well-being. By … Continued

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Depression in Older Adults

3/18/16 DEPRESSION IN OLDER ADULTS   Depression is a common problem with older people.  True or False?   The answer is True.  According to WEB MD, clinical depression affects about 6 million Americans age 65 and older. Yet, only 10% … Continued

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Valentine’s Day Health

2/12/16 Valentine’s Day Health   Valentine’s Day is a great time to celebrate love. It can be a reminder to make healthy choices part of your everyday life. Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day on your own or with someone else, … Continued

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