Lynne A. Valenti
Cabinet Secretary

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Prevention

In South Dakota, community prevention coalitions focus on community, youth, and young adults to promote healthy lifestyles. In addition, there are three Prevention Resource Centers that provide technical assistance and training to promote wellness within the communities of their region.

To find community prevention coalitions and/or prevention resource centers in your area click here

For information regarding the Prevention Program Strategic Plan and the Suicide Prevention Plan click the links below.

Suicide Prevention Resources

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger please call 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1.800.273.TALK (8255).