Community Behavioral Health

Prevention Network

Resource Centers

There are 3 Prevention Resource Centers (PRCs) located in South Dakota.

  • Northeast Prevention Resource Center
    123 19th Street NE, PO Box 1030
    Watertown, SD 57201
    Phone: 605-886-0123 or 1-800-444-3989
    Counties Served: Beadle, Brookings, Brown, Campbell, Clark, Day, Codington, Deuel, Edmunds, Faulk, Grant, Hamlin, Hand, Hyde, Kingsbury, Marshall, McPherson, Potter, Roberts, Spink, Walworth
  • Southeast Prevention Resource Center
    1309 West 51st Street, PO Box 89306
    Sioux Falls, SD 57109-9306
    Phone: 605-335-6474
    Counties Served: Aurora, Bon Homme, Brule, Buffalo, Charles Mix, Clay, Davison, Douglas, Hanson, Hutchinson, Jerauld, Lake, Lincoln, McCook, Miner, Minnehaha, Moody, Sanborn, Turner, Union, Yankton
  • Western Prevention Resource Center
    202 East Adams, PO Box 2813
    Rapid City, SD 57709
    Phone: 605-342-1593
    Counties Served: Bennett, Butte, Corson, Custer, Dewey, Fall River, Gregory, Haakon, Hughes, Jackson, Jones, Lawrence, Lyman, Meade, Mellette, Pennington, Perkins, Shannon, Stanley, Sully, Todd, Tripp, Ziebach

Prevention Services

Each PRC provides the following services:

  • Assist schools in developing ATOD policies, programming, and curricula
  • Training youth, teachers & prevention advocates in various programming. Such as:
    • Family Fun Nights
    • Natural Helpers
    • Youth Mentoring Youth
    • Improvisational Theater
    • State Peer Helpers Conference
    • Youth To Youth
    • Bullying/Violence Prevention
  • Assist community and parent groups in developing prevention activities
  • Disseminate information through their specialty Prevention Libraries Free resources include: videos, books, curricula, pamphlets, posters
  • Collect and disseminate current prevention research
  • Working in partnership with existing agencies that provide prevention services

Prevention Libraries

The Prevention Libraries feature videos, curricula, books and games are available for FREE.

Topics Include:

  • AIDs/STDs Prevention Materials
  • Alcohol
  • Bullying and Teasing Materials
  • Children of Alcoholics Materials
  • Conflict, Anger, Mediation Materials
  • Date Rape Materials
  • Drinking and Driving Prevention Materials
  • Drug-Free Workplace
  • Early Childhood Materials
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Violence Prevention Materials
  • FAS/FAE Prevention Materials
  • Marijuana Prevention Materials
  • Methamphetamine Prevention Materials
  • Parenting Materials
  • Principles of Effectiveness for Safe and Drug-Free Schools
  • School Violence Prevention Materials
  • Sexual Harassment Materials
  • Student Assistance Program Materials
  • Stress Reduction Materials
  • Suicide Prevention Materials
  • Treatment/Addiction Materials
  • Violence Prevention Materials