Priority: Alcohol and Other Substance Abuse and Addiction

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Vision: All residents of Oneida County live lives free of mental and physical health problems associated with misuse and abuse of drugs, including alcohol, pharmaceuticals, illicit and emerging drugs.



  • By December 31, 2016, there will be an increase in adult education and parental involvement in efforts to reduce abuse of prescription drugs and underage access to and use of alcohol.
  • By December 31, 2016, increase community engagement from all sectors in effort to reduce alcohol and drug abuse among residents of Oneida County.
  • By December 31, 2016, establish a system of data collection and management to provide a stable and ongoing source of reliable community-specific information about substance use and abuse.
  • By December 31, 2016, strengthen the capacity of coalition and coalition membership to continually improve effectiveness and sustainability of programmatic efforts.
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AODA Resources:

Public Health Grand Rounds – Preventing Excessive Alcohol Use

Alcohol and Prescription Drug Use by Teens – Information for Parents

Your Brain on Drugs: Marijuana (You Tube video)

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Oneida County Health Department
100 West Keenan Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

Telephone (715) 369-6111
Fax (715) 369-6112

To report a public health emergency or to report a notifiable disease after hours, please contact dispatch at 715-361-5100.

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Mental Health Hotline - Mental Health Crisis? Forest, Vilas and Oneida County call 1-888-299-1188.

Smoking Cessation - Break free of cigarettes. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

Disaster Distress Line - Stress, anxiety, and other depression are common after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or visit the Disaster Distress Line to talk.

Wisconsin First Step – Information on services for children and youth with special needs, their families and providers. Call 1-800-642-7837 to speak with a parent specialist.

Maternal and Child Health Hotline – Call 1-800-722-2295 for information on BadgerCare Plus, WIC, HealthCheck, maternal depression, Prenatal Care Coordination, family planning, developmental screenings, and more.