Now is the Time for Strengthening Families to Prevent Youth Drug Use!

The evidence based Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 (SFP 10-14) is a cost-effective substance use prevention and skills building program that brings parents and their youth ages 10-14 together in highly interactive sessions that improve parenting skills, build life skills in youth, and strengthen family bonds.

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UW-Extension: Sticking to your budget over the holidays

The winter holiday season is fast approaching. For many, the coming months mean travel to visit family and friends, gift-giving, and preparation of traditional foods. All of these special occasions can be a challenge on monthly budgets. “If the holidays have snuck up on you, there are steps to take now to prepare for the season and stay within budget,” says Peggy Olive, UW-Extension/UW-Madison Financial Capability Specialist.

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