GUPPY fish logoThe Green County United Prevention Professionals for Youth, (GUPPY) is a community coalition group connecting school district counselors, law enforcement, human services, health, court agencies and community volunteers who care about our future adult citizens and address youth related issues affecting our young people in Green County.


Next GUPPY Meeting


Remote Connection Information:


Month Topic Topic Coordinator
May 10 Teen suicide and Self Harm – presenter: Amy Wilkins, Mental Health Counselor, MS/LPC Bob Gibson


Past Meetings

May 2019 – Topic: Teen Suicide and Self Harm
April 2019 – Topic: Vaping/Juuling
March 2019 – Topic: Teen Suicide and Self Harm

February 2019 – Topic: Truancy policies

January 2019 – Topic: Green Haven


GUPPY Meeting Minutes

2019.5.10 GUPPY Meeting Minutes

2018.9.21 GUPPY Meeting Minutes

2018.5.11 GUPPY Meeting Minutes

2018.4.13 GUPPY Meeting Minutes

2018.3.9 GUPPY Meeting Minutes


GUPPY Shared Resources

Webinar Opportunity: Understanding the Undocumented Stress Cycle – Friday, March 29, 2019, Noon-1:30pm.


SOS: Survivors of Suicide Support Groups (Adult & Teen groups available)









Decorate Jeans for Denim Day – March 30 and April 2, 2019:








A Masquerade Prom – April 6, 2019:









Safe School, Safe Communities State Conference on LGBTQ+ Youth – March 8, 2019 – Janesville –


Webinar by UW-Madison & the Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention Board on “Strategies for Involving and Engaging Fathers in Programming” – Wed. March 27, 2019, 1-2pm CT – For more information & to register, go to:


Webinar by Purdue University on “The Impact of the Opioid Crisis on Hospitals: A Nurse’s Perspective from the Bedside.” – Thursday, March 28, 2019 @ 2:00PM-CT – To join the free webinars go to, “enter as a guest”.


Report on “Transgender Identity and Experiences of Violence Victimization, Substance Use, Suicide Risk, and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among High School Students — 19 States and Large Urban School Districts, 2017.” – Available at:


“Anonymous Facebook post goes viral: ‘This is the most beautifully written post I’ve seen about depression’” article


GUPPY Meeting Minutes Form

2018 Youth Tobacco Survey – HS

2018 Youth Tobacco Survey – MS

12.8.2017 Youth-to-Youth Presentation 


Juul Fact Sheet 2018 – One page

Federal Resources for Helping Youth Cope after a School Shooting –


Cooperating School Districts
New Glarus


Cooperating Green County Agencies
Better Brodhead
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Blackhawk Technical College
District Attorney
Prosecuting Attorneys
Green Haven
Health Department
Human Services
Juvenile Intake
Monroe Police Department
Sheriff’s Department
Southwest CAP

For more information about GUPPY, please contact either of the following:

Matthew Urban, Co-Chair
Blackhawk Technical College

Alicia Ziolkowski, Co-Chair
Monroe High School