Helping Parents Prevent Youth Substance Abuse


Drug Free Coalition of Ogemaw County



Community Partners of Ogemaw County formed to protect our community and kids from substance abuse.


Goals of the Coalition

Raise Awareness of Drug Abuse & Alcohol Addictions


Meeting Dates

3rd Thursday of each month

11:30-12:45 luncheon meeting (FREE)

Ogemaw County Annex Building, behind courthouse


Staff Person

JoJean Thompson


Connect with Us

Drug Free Coalition of Ogemaw County -  Facebook

Minutes & Invitations sent out monthly -


Prescription Drug Drop-Off Site

Ogemaw County Jail, West Branch MSP Post


County Prevention Initivatives and Accomplishments

  • S.A.F.E Promotion: Substance Abuse Free Environment
  • Substance Abuse Prevention Education in Schools
  • Telling your Story/Addiction Education Seminar
  • Marijuana Dispensary Prevention and Education


Subgroup/Task Force

Advocating Drug Court & Recovery Coaches, Recovery Transition homes and centers.


Use the TalkSooner app for tips on how to talk to your kids about not using alcohol or other drugs.