Polk County

The Polk Substance Abuse Coalition is a community-based coalition works together to reduce high-risk behaviors and increase protective factors among citizens in Polk County.

Please RSVP with Darla to receive a light lunch at our monthly meetings.


Authoritative parents show high levels of warmth, encourage frequent and honest two-way communication, exercise control and fair discipline and set clear boundaries.


While there isn’t a magic wand to remove all the stress from parenting or give us extra hours for ourselves, there is a small thing that may have a big impact: Parenting affirmations.


As cannabis becomes legal across more states in the U.S, it’s essential to know about the new cannabis products that slip under the radar or try to pass as “legal.”


Contact Us

Darla Winslow

Director of Polk County Health Department

402 - 747 - 2211 Email