Rise Together Student Advocate Speaks at High school presentation that highlights drug addiction stories

  (Watch News Video Here)  Waunakee High School officials hosted a program Tuesday to get students talking about the realities of drug addiction.The school welcomed Wisconsin-based organization Rise Together. Members of the group shared their personal stories of addiction, including 17-year-old Jaden Litwaiti. His story began at just 13, but…

Rise Together’s Youth Outreach Director Shares Her Story in Her Hometown! -Tales of recovery promise hope

BEAVER DAM | The Stop Heroin Rally offered an opportunity for those who have been affected by heroin to gather together, share their experiences, and provide resources for those still struggling with addiction. Organizers said that the rally had the biggest turnout of any event they’ve held in the state.…

Rise Together Survey of Wisconsin Students Shows Need for Increased School Based Drug Prevention Programs

A new report released Tuesday by Rise Together reveals 1 in 2 middle school and high school students in Wisconsin who experimented with risky substances such as illicit drugs, alcohol and tobacco are continuing active use and are at risk of developing substance use disorders. The survey data of nearly…
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