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The emotional effects of alcohol

Alcohol releases endorphins in the brain and that is why it gives you a relaxed, happy feeling. But over time and with excessive drinking,...

April is Alcohol Awareness Month – How aware are you?

April is Alcohol Awareness Month. And this April has been a little different, okay maybe a lot different from previous years. As we navigate...

Talking to your kids about alcohol can be mixed with fun family activities

April is Alcohol Awareness Month. It's the perfect time to start a conversation with your children about alcohol. Take the time, make the effort,...

Spring cleaning for your medicine cabinet

Everyone has a little bit more time on their hands these days. Sitting around at home? Maybe it's time to do a little spring...

Secrets to keeping a clean bill of mental health during social distancing – Stay connected!

Staying connected in a time of crisis and uncertainty is so important to a person's mental health and well being. It's even more important...

A quick but critical read for those who have suffered a traumatic brain injury

In honor of Traumatic Brain Injury Month, the Fremont County Prevention Program would like to take a moment to educate those who have or...

Now is the perfect time to talk to your kids about alcohol

Let's set the stage. Fremont County is on lockdown. Everyone is in quarantine. There is no school so the kids are at home.  There...

Wyoming 2-1-1 and the Wyoming Department of Health are partnering to provide a public telephone helpline for COVID-19 questions and information

Wyoming 2-1-1 is a statewide helpline that provides free, confidential information and referrals to health and human services. By dialing 2-1-1 from anywhere in...

Are you a survivor? Survivors of Suicide Loss facilitators needed

Suicide has had a tremendous impact in our communities throughout Fremont County. To deal with such tragedies we need to work together to create...

Let’s make Mental Health First Aid as common as CPR

The Mental Health First Aid-USA curriculum is specifically designed to appeal to adult learners. The workshop will be facilitated by Elk Sage, Northern Arapaho...

Here’s to a Happy New Year and a fresh medicine cabinet

It's a new year and you know what that means...time to check expiration dates on all your medications and clean and organize that medicine...

Talk to your kids about alcohol this holiday season

It's that time of year again. Everyone is excited for Christmas and time at home for the holidays. There is no better time to...

Holiday binge drinking 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...

Let’s all take a minute to learn the warning signs of suicide this holiday season

Whether you've had a personal experience with suicide or not, each individual has a part to play in suicide prevention. With Thanksgiving only a...

Take these easy steps to ensure a safe holiday at home with medication and prescription drugs

It’s up to all of us to take action against medicine abuse. The best place to start is in your own home by storing...

Begin the path to hope and healing at the annual Fremont County Survivor of Suicide Loss Day event

The Fremont County Suicide Prevention Task Force would like to invite you to its annual 'Fremont County Survivors of Suicide Loss Day event at...

Suicide and mental health conditions affect millions – Together, we can bring these issues “Out of the Darkness”

The core of the Out of the Darkness Walks, the Community Walks created a movement. Held in hundreds of cities across the country, they...

Suicide Prevention has a face… YOURS

As so often in life, the Fremont County Suicide Prevention Task Force has some good news and some bad news. Good news – According to...

September is Suicide Awareness Month – do you know the warning signs?

September is National Suicide Awareness Month. It is time to inform and engage the general public about suicide prevention and warning signs of suicide....

The secret to a fun-filled fair…wiener dogs and *responsible parents*

From snow cones, rodeos, and wiener dog races to the payoff from months of hard work raising and showing animals... Nothing embodies the spirit...