Following are Lane County Prevention-sponsored and/or staffed groups. This is not meant to be an exhaustive list. Have questions? Contact us.
Community Health Improvement Plan Tobacco Workgroup
GOAL: To implement the evidence-based tobacco prevention strategies in the Community Health Improvement Plan to prevent and reduce tobacco and nicotine use.
Contact: Christy Inskip, Staff Support | 541.682.8770
Eugene Springfield Prevention Coalition
VISION: A healthy, safe, inclusive community free of substance abuse and misuse.
Contact: Maria Kalnbach, Staff Support | 541.682.8772
MORE INFO: preventionlane.org/espc
Healthy Directions Coalition
Contact: Emily Bear, Staff Support | 541.682.6480
Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee (PGAC)
MISSION: To reduce the negative effects of gambling in Lane County communities through coordinating effective prevention strategies and linking people to effective resources.
Mental Health Advisory / Local Alcohol & Drug Planning Committee (MHA/LADPC)
Mandated Committee. Advises County Commissioners as the local mental health authority, and the H&HS Director on community needs and priorities for mental health services and alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment services. [Mandates: ORS 430.342, ORS 430.630(7), OAR 309-14-0020(3), OAR 309-016-0020(2),
CONTACT: Diana Avery, Staff Support
MORE INFO: http://www.lanecounty.org/government/county_departments/health_and_human_services/behavioral_health/
Mental Health Promotion Steering Committee
GOAL: To facilitate community efforts to promote mental health and prevent suicide in Lane County.
CONTACT: Sandy Moses, Staff Support| 541.682.3650
MORE INFO: www.preventionlane.org/mental-health-promotion-steering-committee