Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Prevention Service: Recertification

Contact Email





Mailing Address

DHS/Division of Quality Assurance
Behavioral Health Certification Section
PO Box 2969
Madison, WI 53701-2969

Prevention Service is certified and regulated by the Department of Health Services (DHS) under Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter DHS 75.04.




A prevention service makes use of universal, selective and indicated prevention measures described in appendix A. Preventive interventions may be focused on reducing behaviors and actions that increase the risk of abusing substances or being affected by another person's substance abuse.


Up to two years with an annual fee.


Annual Fees:

Services/Programs Amount
1 $550.00
2 $800.00
3 $1,000.00
4 $1,175.00
5 $1,350.00
Each additional $100.00


Already certified as a AODA Prevention Service.


Renewal information is sent by the Division of Quality Assurance at least 60 days prior to expiration. These materials are to be returned within 30 days of expiration. If you require duplicate information, contact the Division of Quality Assurance, Behavioral Health Certification Section at the number or email above.

The following applications are required for Community Substance Abuse Services (CSAS) recertification for Prevention Service:

  • F-00417 (Word) - CSAS Prevention Service Initial Recertification Application – DHS 75.04
  • F-00027* (Word) – CSAS Standards Recertification Application – DHS 75.03 General Requirements
  • F-00276* (Word) – *Behavioral Health Services Renewal Certification Application DHS 94 – Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances and DHS 92 – Confidentiality of Treatment Records

*These should be completed once per certificate annually.

WI Statutes

Chapter 51, State Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Act
Chapter 51.45, Prevention and Control of Alcoholism

WI Administrative Code

Chapter DHS 75 including Appendix A, Appendix B and Appendix C
Chapter DHS 75.03, General Requirements
Chapter DHS 75.04, Preventive Service
Chapter DHS 92, Confidentiality of Treatment of Records
Chapter DHS 94, Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances

Additional Information

Visit the Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Treatment Programs website for more information.

Last Revised: August 30, 2019