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Project Fresh Light is about connecting  and communicating the very best in mental health and substance abuse treatment for Wisconsin's adolescents. A key objective of Project Fresh Light is to provide the resources for partners to connect with and educate each other. The following links below represent some of the many resources available to our partners looking for information regarding substance abuse and treatment alternatives. This list will be continuously updated. Feel free to help us add to this list if you are aware of resources that are not on the current list.


Center for Democracy in Action, Inc.
Based in Wisconsin, the Center for Democracy in Action, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to assuring that voices that are too often marginalized or unheard are not only heard, but are understood as important assets and contributors to the common good. We work to increase the spaces, places and events for inclusive dialogue and strategic grassroots action. Our goal is to be a broad resource for individuals and organizations to facilitate working together to build healthy, viable, proactive communities.
http://cdaction.org/about_us.html



The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), promotes the quality and availability of community-based substance abuse treatment services for individuals and families who need them. CSAT works with States and community-based groups to improve and expand existing substance abuse treatment services under the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant Program. CSAT also supports SAMHSA’s free treatment referral service to link people with the community-based substance abuse services they need.
http://csat.samhsa.gov/


 

Connections Counseling
Connections Counseling is a AODA clinic founded by the director, Shelly Dutch. During its time, Connections h as helped many troubled teens get back on their feet, and encouraged them to help other struggling teens in the program. That is the foundation of our program, making connections and helping your peers. People that have been shunted around the legal systems and other treatment centers for years have found acceptance, care, and help at Connections. While AODA is the main focus, we try to help teens with any issues at hand, because all of your teen's struggles and stressors can contribute to unhealthy habits.
http://www.connectionscounseling.com



 

Faces and Voices of Recovery
Faces and Voices of Recovery is working to make recovery a reality for those in need and standing up for the rights of those in recovery. www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org


 

Great Lakes Addiction Technology Transfer Center (GLATTC)
Funded by the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), our regional center currently covers Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin. We are a member of the National Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network, with a vision of unifying research, education and practice to transform lives.
http://www.uic.edu/depts/matec/glattc





Hazelden Foundation
The nonprofit Hazelden Foundation, founded in 1949, pioneer ed the model of care for alcoholism, drug addiction and related diseases that is now the most widely used in the world. T oday, with more than 50 years of experience and an unparalleled breadth of services, Hazelden is an international provider of treatment, recovery, research and training, offering programs, services and publications for individuals, families and communities affected by chemical dependency.
http://www.hazelden.org


 

Join Together
Join Together is a program of the Boston University School of Public Health. Since 1991 it has been the nation's leading provider of information, strategic planning assistance, and leadership development for community-based efforts to advance effective alcohol and drug policy, prevention, and treatment. They believe problems associated with alcohol and drugs can be best addressed at the community level.
http://www.jointogether.org


 

MOMSTELL
The MOMSTELL goal is to develop a resource to join concerned parents and families and work together for positive change regarding drug and alcohol issues. Addiction is a disease. Momstell believes that everyone must work together to protect all children from the devastation that drugs and alcohol bring to families. As parents and family members unite into "one voice," positive change in drug and alcohol policies, education, prevention, and treatment will take place.
http://www.momstell.org


 

New Mexico Association for Addiction Professionals
It is the New Mexico Association for Addiction Professionals' mission to serve, lead, and empower addiction professionals across the cultures of the Southwest.
http://www.nmaap.org


 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Looking for drug treatment programs and alcohol abuse treatment programs? Find the right drug abuse treatment program or alcohol abuse program with the Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator.
http://dasis3.samhsa.gov


 

Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
The State Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse is a statutorily mandated council and provides leadership and coordination regarding alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) issues confronting the state.
http://www.scaoda.state.wi.us



Wisconsin Alcohol and Drug Treatment Providers Association, Inc
WADTPA is a trade association composed of state-certified health care organizations in Wisconsin that treat substance use disorders. WADTPA exists to support its member organizations and to create a favorable business and political climate in which these provider organizations can thrive.
http://bcsconsultants.org/wadtpa/



Wekiva Springs Wellness Center
Wekive Springs is dedicated exclusively to women's issues and recovery. We give women the opportunity to take their lives back from addiction - and create a new future in recovery. We help the patient and her family grow together toward new and meaningful lives.
http://www.wekivacenter.com



White Bison, Inc.
White Bison, Inc. is an American Indian non profit organization based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Through White Bison, it's Founder and President Don Coyhis, Mohican Nation, has offered healing resources to Native America since 1988. White Bison offers sobriety, recovery, addictions prevention, and wellness/Wellbriety learning resources to the Native American community nation wide. Many non-Native people also use White Bison's healing resource products, attend it learning circles, and volunteer their services.
http://www.whitebison.org



 

Wisconsin Bureau of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
The Bureau is the Single State Agency for the federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant and has coordinative oversight for statewide substance abuse services.
http://www.dhfs.state.wi.us/substabuse



 

Wisconsin Family Ties
Wisconsin Family Ties works to create greater understanding, respectful acceptance, support in the community with families that include children and adolescents with emotional, behavior, and mental disorders.
http://www.wifamilyties.org


 

Wisconsin Women's Education Network
WWEN is a grant-funded outreach project for anyone interested in women's treatment, recovery and prevention. Through our programs and our Web site, we hope to make it easier to access information, training, support and advocacy efforts regarding women's issues of addiction, prevention and recovery.
http://www.dcs.wisc.edu/pda/wwen


 

Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation
The Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation (WWHF) was founded in 1998 by former First Lady Sue Ann Thompson and focuses on six important women's health issues. The WWHF is located in Madison, but serves the entire state, hosting and organizing outreach and education events all over Wisconsin.
http://www.wwhf.org



ZiaLogic
ZiaLogic is a professional corporation that offers behavioral health care systems an array of services to achieve systemic improvements in the delivery of care in the public and private sectors. The company uses a network of qualified contractors to work with systems of all complexities, including state (provincial) agencies, networks, counties, and local agencies, programs, and provider associations.
http://www.zialogic.org