Waukesha County’s plan to reduce the number of opioid overdose deaths in the county focuses on these strategies:
This work plan was announced in May 2017. It is funded by a grant provided by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. The state received a grant from the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to prevent prescription drug/opioid overdose related deaths.
Free Naloxone Training
Learn how to identify an opioid overdose and how to administer naloxone, a life-saving antidote. Attend a free training. All participants will receive one free dose of naloxone to use in case of an emergency.
First Thursday of Every Month at 5:30 pm-6:30 pm
Waukesha Alano Club
318 West Broadway Waukesha, WI 53186
Third Tuesday of Every Month at 5:30 pm-6:30 pm
Lake Area Alano Club
N60W35878 Lake Drive Oconomowoc, WI 53066
First Wednesday 12:00 pm and Third Wednesday 6:00 pm of Every Month -Wake Up Call bedroom tours and Naloxone Training
Hartland Fire Department Survive Alive House
150 Lawn Street, Hartland, WI 53029
Registration suggested for Wake Up Call tour.
or call 262-367-9901
*Click HERE to view additional Trainings and Events
National Prevention Week is May 13th-19th, 2018. Click HERE for a list of events.
The current state of misuse and abuse of opiods is a public health crisis in Wisconsin. Please visit Wisconsin Department of Health and Services.