Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Prevention Resources / UHS
608-265-5600 -- University Health Services
Note: The Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Prevention Resources closed on March 31, 2015.
As a unit of University Health Services, the mission of the Wisconsin Clearinghouse is to help youth, families, schools, and communities to lead healthy, productive lives by providing information, training, publications, program models and facilitation skills.
The Prevention Resource Center is a statewide program of the Wisconsin Clearinghouse, providing an array of services to non-profit, private and public sector organizations and educators throughout Wisconsin.
Services include disseminating prevention-related materials and information, and providing technical assistance in such areas as grant writing and program evaluation. Staff also present ideas and information at conferences and workshops. The Clearinghouse mails the "Prevention Package" to more than 700 sites, providing information on new publications, successful programs, and a calendar of upcoming conferences and training events. The Prevention Outlook newsletter is published quarterly, with up-to-date articles on important issues in the prevention field.