Sponsored by Fremont County Prevention Program

Make sure the kids are alright

As we recognize Children's Mental Health Awareness Week (May 1-7), it's important to know the facts and real concerns that impact our children in...

Keep them safe. Clean them out. Take them back.

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is this Saturday, April 30th. That means it’s time to do a little spring cleaning by checking expiration dates...

Free screening of the documentary film that is spreading hope & fighting suicide

The new film “My Ascension” spotlights the story of a 16-year-old cheerleader paralyzed by a suicide attempt. A series of miracles saved Emma Benoit's life,...

It’s time to play Joker Takedown!

Friday, April 1st is Take Down Tobacco NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION. On April Fools' Day, youth advocates across the country will come together to...

Real Talk for Parents – Shattering myths around drugs & alcohol

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week®, or NDAFW, is an annual, week-long (March 21-27) health observance that inspires dialogue about the science of drug...

Coming together as a Community for Suicide Prevention – Training available, register today!

Recently released 2020 Suicide Data indicates that Wyoming is again #1 for suicide deaths per capita (https://save.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/2020datapgsv1a-3.pdf). Even though Suicide Prevention Month is in September,...

Real talk for parents – Cannabis and your kids

As various forms of Cannabis have been made available around the country, Fremont County Prevention and WASCOP encourage families, schools and communities to have...

Together anything is possible! Bringing awareness & change to our communities

Fremont County Prevention Program's mission is clear. Commit to the enhancement of community health and safety with a primary focus on substance abuse and...

Holiday binge drinking & impaired driving is anything but merry

Holidays are occasions for fun and celebration as we celebrate faith, family, and friendships. A combination of good cheer and abundant alcohol can take...

The holiday season is usually a time for gratitude and thanksgiving, but for some the blessings are hard to recognize

The good news is that suicide rates actually decrease during the holidays, and the lower incidence of suicides is now thought to be related...

Don’t let your unused meds find a new home – Take Back Day on Saturday

Do you have unused medications taking up space in your medicine cabinet? Your half-empty pill bottles may not be bothering you much but in...

Hunting season, gun safety, and suicide – One of these things is not like the others BUT…here’s what you need to know

Fall brings many things. Beautiful colors, cool breezes, pumpkin spice, hunting season, and family gatherings. Unfortunately, it also adds to accidental firearm death and...

Fremont County Prevention and WASCOP encourage conversations around Cannabis

As various forms of Cannabis have been made available around the country, Fremont County Prevention and WASCOP encourage families, schools and communities to have...

Keep your kids on the right track with family time at the fair

From snow cones, rodeos, and hog wrestling in the mud to the payoff from months of hard work raising and showing animals… Nothing embodies...

Reminding the men and boys in your life to practice a healthy lifestyle – this week and always!

June is Men’s Health Month. This week (Men’s Health Week) leading up to Father’s Day, the goal is to help spread awareness about prevention,...

Speak to your child about mental health – start young & do it often

As a mother of a young teen, I know the struggles our children go through every day. Even the well-adjusted children with no mental...

Spring cleaning for your medicine cabinet – Take Back Day is Saturday!

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, April 24th. That means it’s time to do a little spring cleaning by checking expiration dates on...

Are you drowning in alcohol? Free alcohol screenings on April 8th

For the first time ever, Fremont Counseling is offering mini alcohol screenings for adults. This event will take place on Thursday, April 8th from...

Kick ’em to the curb! (preferably the trash can)

National Kick Butts Day (March 20th) is all about the kids. It’s the perfect day to talk to your children about what can happen...

Shamrocks and (responsible) shenanigans for all!

Holidays are occasions for fun and celebration as we celebrate family and friendships. A combination of good cheer and abundant alcohol can take the...