(765) 471-9916

 
100 Saw Mill Rd. STE 2204
Lafayette, IN 47905

Meetings and Events

February 14

Opioid Community Task Force 

Meeting

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

100 Saw Mill Road

First floor conference room 

Lafayette 

 

February 14

MHA Brown Bag Series

Abstinence Model 

12:00 p.m. to 12:50 pm 

914 South Street

MHA Community Building

Lafayette 

 

February 15

The Least, Last and Lost: Caring for Pregnant Women & Newborns Affected by Opioid Use Disorder

12 p.m. EST

Click Here to REGISTER 

 

February 17

Medication Take Back Event

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Lafayette Police Training Center

1301 South Street 

Lafayette 

 

February 20

Stand by the Standing Order: 

Naloxone Fundamentals for 

Dispensing Entities WEBINAR

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

REGISTER HERE

https://stand-by-the-standing-order.eventbrite.com

 

February 20 

Nami Family Support Group 

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

NAMI WCI 

1508 Tippecanoe Street

Lafayette 

(first and third tuesday of every month) 

 

March 8

Prescription Drug Drop Off

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

West Lafayette Police Department

711 Navajo St

West Lafayette

 

March 14

Opioid Community Task Force 

Meeting

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

100 Saw Mill Road

First floor conference room 

Lafayette 

 

February 14

MHA Brown Bag Series

Wraparound Services

12:00 p.m. to 12:50 pm 

914 South Street

MHA Community Building

Lafayette 

 

April 12

Prescription Drug Drop Off

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

West Lafayette Police Department

711 Navajo St

West Lafayette

 

April 28

Medication Take Back Event

DEA 

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Lafayette Police Training Center

1301 South Street 

Lafayette 

 

 

 

RISE Program

 

What it is:  RISE stands for Role Models Impacting Student Excellence. It is a community program where students who stand out among their peers and who are recommended as a role models of healthy living and good choices, are selected to be an example to their peers in the community.

 

 Who is eligible to apply: Youth in who will be in grades 6-12 in the 2017-2018 school year.  We are not necessarily looking for the most well rounded youth/students in your school or organization, or even one you would currently describe as a leader.  Rather we are looking for students who are making positive life choices concerning alcohol and drugs, and who currently are or may have the potential to influence others by their choices.  

  

How it will be used: The RISE representatives will appear in a community campaign that promotes the value of positive peer influence. Mall ads, posters, and other media promotions will be made available to area schools and throughout the community. The RISE representatives will be introduced to the community at the Red Ribbon Breakfast in October. 

 

What we hope it will accomplish: Each year new RISE students will be selected from schools and other organizations in Tippecanoe County.  We hope what this program will accomplish is:

 

  • Encourage youth to strive for healthy living and to make good choices, as it recognizes and rewards students for making good decisions.
  • Combat the myth that the majority of youth are doing drugs and alcohol and enforce a positive perception of life without drugs and alcohol.
  • Give youth the opportunity to hear from a peer positive perspectives and benefits of making good decisions as well as encourage positive trend setting.

 

 

2017-2018 RISE Students:

 

Hannah Lerma:  12th grade Jefferson High School

Cole Martin:  11th grade Jefferson High School

Caroline Minjarez:  10th grade Jefferson High School

Hunter Royer:  8th grade Southwestern Middle School

Jada Nesmith:  6th grade Sunnyside Intermediate

 

ALL DONE

 

If you would like to have RISE Representative speak at your event please contact Amanda Hager (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or call us at 765-471-9916. We would also be happy to supply you with RISE posters for display in the community at your local business or organization!

 

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 ALL DONE

 

RISE Program 2017-2018 Representatives

 

 

 


 

 

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 2017 Community Epidemiological Profile

Alcohol and Other Drugs in Tippecanoe County: Use & Effects

 


 

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