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International Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Drug Take Back Event Canceled due to weather. Please visit one of our MedDrop sites to dispose of prescription medicine year round. Too often, unused and unwanted medications find their way into the wrong hands. That's dangerous and often tragic. Bringing unused and unwanted medications to a Drug Take Back Day collection site protects you, […]

MedDrop Sunday

Prevent Prescription Painkiller Abuse and Overdose in Dane County Join us for MedDrop Sunday - June 19th, 2022 Hosted by the African American Opioid Coalition and Safe Communities Locations: Fountain of Life Church I 633 W Badger Pd © 10:00am SS Morris Community AME Church I 3511 Milwaukee St © 10:30am Mt. Zion Baptist Church […]

Live and Loud at The Lake Fundraiser

Remi's Thirsty Moose N3135 County Road V, Poynette, WI

Join us for Live and Loud 2 at Remi's Thirsty Moose in Poynette on July 9th. Suicide Prevention Fundraiser Arrive at 1PM Metal Gonz Band performs from 4PM-7PM Visit Remi's Thirsty Moose Facebook page for more info. 50/50 Raffle and Event Day Silent Auction with proceeds benefiting Safe Communities Suicide Prevention programs.

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Treatment Key

Safe communities has complied a list of abbreviation definitions for finding the right treatment for you.

MAT: Medication for Addiction Treatment.
OP: Outpatient Treatment – person lives at home or in the community, attends. individual and group therapy, these can include or not include MAT.
IOP: Intensive Outpatient Treatment – person lives at home or in the community, attends individual and extended groups, 9-12 hours a week.
Residential: person lives at the facility for a period of at least 14 days, some last as many as 45 days.
PHP: Partial Hospitalization Program is a structured mental health treatment program that runs for several hours each day, three to five days per week.
DBT: Dialectical behavior therapy is a form of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) that integrates mindfulness techniques.