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Mock Teen Bedroom at Jackson County Fair!!

Strengthening Families Program set to begin in the fall of 2017

Who: Parents or Caregivers and their youth ages 4-14

What: The Strengthening Families Program consists of 12 sessions for ages 4-10 and 7 sessions for ages 11-14, with a free meal before or during each session.
When: One day a week

              Dates: To Be Announced

              5pm-7:30pm each night

Please register ASAP to help us coordinate meals and space.  

Where: To Be Announced


  • Meet other parents and children from the community.
  • Help participants build on their strengths in showing love and setting limits.
  • Help youth develop skills in handling stress, peer pressure, and building a positive future.
  • Have fun with the family.

Gift basket for each family, family portrait at end of program!!

There is no cost to attend the program and we have many family incentives for attending!!

Child care provided upon request for children ages 3 and under.
To register please contact the Jackson County UW-Extension office at 715-284-4257 (ask for Luane Meyer) or email

You can also register via Facebook (Strengthening Families) or at our website  (under the Programs tab)



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Outdoor Sharps Disposal Box now open to Jackson County Residents


This outdoor sharps disposal box is located at:

The Jackson County Recycling Center

115 Harrison Street

Black River Falls, WI.

Questions? Contact Lisa at 715-284-6012 or Monica at 715-284-4257

Sign Up For The Strengthening Families Program


The Strengthening Families Program (for parents and youth age 4-14) will begin on Tuesday, September 22, at a location in Black River Falls, to be determined.  Registered families will attend this program every Tuesday for 12 weeks (youth ages 4-10) or 7 weeks (youth ages 11-14).  Contact  at 715-284-4257, if you wish to attend and take advantage of this opportunity.