Services

Services

Region 5 Prevention Resource Center provides the following services:

  • Prevention resources (pamphlets, posters, stickers, bookmarks, activity and coloring books)
  • Informational booths for health fairs and community events
  • Educational presentations on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
  • Video lending library
  • Minors and Tobacco
  • Tobacco retailer visits
  • Tobacco prevention presentations for minors, parents and other community members
  • Community tobacco prevention resource
  • Spotlight on Smokeless (SOS)

The Region 5 PRC provides this smokeless tobacco curriculum to Middle and High Schools within the Region 5 area. This five lesson curriculum provides area students with the knowledge and skills needed to resist smokeless tobacco. The PRC provides each teacher who implements this curriculum a Teacher’s Manual and student workbooks for each student.

Kim Simmons, Prevention Director 935-634-8832 * Kim Bartel, Program Manager, 936-631-8785