Paint Night

On February 23, Prevention Services in Custer County had a family paint night in which Melissa Giddis, a 5th grade teacher in town, led participants step-by-step painting a picture of flowers in a jar. There were 30 people who showed up to participate.

Valentine’s Day Party

The prevention services’ Valentine’s Day party in collaboration with drug free communities garnered a significant turnout, offering both fun-filled activities and valuable substance education for attendees of all ages, including parents and children. Moreover, participants had the opportunity to win prizes. Notably, the Sidney Police Department actively engaged in the event, capturing memorable moments with …

Social Norming

Students often think that the social norms of their peers are less healthy than they really are. They tend to exaggerate the amount of substance use really going on among their peers. Thanks to our friends at Adapt, they have been sharing weekly flyers on social norming.    

Super Bowl Party

The Whitehall Assembly of God church partnered with the Jefferson County DUI Task Force, the local MTTUP and SW Montana Prevention to host a teen Super Bowl event. Fifty-four young folks – grades 6-12 were able to enjoy a substance free party with their peers. Six adults helped with the needed supervision and other group …