Small Talks: How WI Prevents Underage Drinking

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The Wisconsin Department of Health and Human Services has set aside a portion of their website for Small Talks. These pages share Wisconsin statistics on underage drinking, answer why you […]

Halloween Safety

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Fall celebrations like Halloween and Harvest Day are fun times for children, who can dress up in costumes, enjoy parties, and eat yummy treats. These celebrations also provide a chance […]

Product Recalls

Safe Kids is dedicated to providing you with a comprehensive list of monthly child-related recalls collected from the major federal agencies: the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Food and Drug […]

Medication Lock Boxes Available

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FREE medication lock boxes are available now from the Door County Alcohol and Other Drug Coalition. Keep medications safe from loved ones and pets. To receive a free lock box, follow […]

Answering Tough Questions

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Some questions about alcohol and other drugs can be hard to answer, so it’s important to be prepared. The following are common questions and answers about underage drinking and drug […]

Vaping & Door County Youth

A letter from the Door County Safety Committee to parents was sent in February of 2020. The letter contains information on vaping and what the consequences are for students having […]

Common Sense Media

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Reviews movies, apps, video games, and other media available to children. Each movie, for example, lists a parent-level age rating, along with a kid’s perspective of the appropriate age level. […]

Safe to Sleep

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There have been dramatic improvements in reducing baby deaths during sleep since the 1990s, when recommendations were introduced to place babies on their back for sleep. However, since the late […]

Annual Safe Kids Door County Day

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*** August 15, 2020 – Door County Fairgrounds *** Safe Kids Day is each year in August. The event is FREE and filled with tips about biking, sun protection, animals, […]