Prevention

Ozaukee Family Services offers presentations to schools and community organizations to promote healthy lifestyles and empower children and youth with techniques to keep themselves safe and healthy.

  • Protective behaviors
    Focuses on stranger awareness, setting healthy boundaries for personal space and touch, and techniques to help children identify and respond to uncomfortable and potentially dangerous situations.
  • Eating disorders
    Provides a comprehensive look at eating disorders in boys and girls including anorexia nervosa, bulimia and binge eating disorders, promoting positive body images and healthy lifestyles, getting help and providing support.
  • Internet safety
    Provides information on the rapidly changing digital world, the latest apps and technology,  and strategies for parents and youth to help ensure online safety.
  • Cyberbullying
  • Educates students on the prevalence and impact of cyberbullying, healthy communication skills online and in person, skills for addressing and preventing cyberbullying.

While each of these areas is complex, studies show there is a window of opportunity where education can make a difference. To schedule a presentation or learn more about these services, please contact the Prevention Education Coordinator at 262-376-7774 or email.