Our Mission:  to promote the health and safety of families through leadership, referrals and education.

Lincoln County Drug Free Coalition

County Education Forum Hosted by Lincoln County Drug Free Coalition on October 26th   October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month.  The Lincoln County Drug Free Coalition (DFC) along with the Northwoods Coalition would like to invite the public to attend our County Educational Forum about the misuse of opioids and use of methamphetamine in […]

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Play and Learn

Play and Learn is a weekly drop-in program for parents, caregivers and children from birth to age five.  Held every Tuesday from 9:00 to 10:30 am at the Family Resource Center 201 Stange street Merrill. Each week staff will provide a lesson for parents, and an activity for parents and children to do together. The […]

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Parenting 101

8 Week Session: Mondays: October 2 –November 20 2017 6pm-8pm Location: Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Family Resource Center 201 Stange St. Merrill   Using the Raising Safe Kids Curriculum, this class supports parents in creating a safe, healthy, and stable environment for children and families. Learn how to identify your parenting style and promote positive […]

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2017-18 After the Bell Program

For the 2017-18 school year, the “After the Bell” program will begin on Monday, September 11, 2017.  This free program is available for all middle school students whether they attend public or parochial school from 3:05 – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Room 118 (enter the school through Door 14) at the Prairie River […]

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Is Your Child Ready To Stay Home Alone?

The Home Alone: Preparing for Self Care program can assist your family in exploring whether or not a child  is ready for self-care.  If your child is ready, this program can help in developing your family’s home alone plan.  Parents and children should complete this entire program together. Link to: http://fyi.uwex.edu/homealone/

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2017 Dates Announced for Lincoln County 4-H Robotics Group

Have you ever wanted to build a robot and then program it to do some thing? The Lincoln County 4-H Robotics group was organized in 2016 to provide an opportunity for youth to discover the world of robotics by building and programming robots.   4-H Leaders, Pat Chieves and Peter Schuetze have established the following […]

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