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2014-2015 Grant Awards
The Delaware County Prevention Council awarded 14 grants to local agencies to aid in the fight against substance abuse in Delaware County. Grants totaled $56,963.00. The following agencies received grants: Muncie Police Department Amount: $ 4,025 Summary: Purchase of 10 PBTs @ $379 each and 2,000 mouthpieces at $470 for use by uniform officers handling suspected impaired drivers. Daleville Police Department ...
CDC releases new report on Youth Tobacco Use
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released their Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) with two very interesting articles on Tobacco Use. The CDC analyzed data from the 2013 National Youth Tobacco Survey* to determine the prevalence of ever (at least once) and current (at least 1 day in the past 30 days) use of one or more of 10 tobacco products (cigarettes, cigars, hookahs, smokeless tobacco, electronic cigarettes [e-cigarettes], pipes, snus, bidis, kreteks, and dissolv...
Marijuana Use on the Rise Among Youth and Adults, According to National Survey on Drug Use and Health
According to the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), released today by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 9.4 percent of the American population aged 12 and older have used an illicit drug, with marijuana the most used. Among youth ages 12 to 17, 7.1 percent have used marijuana, representing a continuing increase and a significant increase from 2011, according to SAMHSA Administrator Pamela Hyde. The release of this report coincides...
Our billboards in Delaware County
These billboards and radio spots are supported in part by Grant No. 11-AH-2131 awarded by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute and made possible by Award No. 2011-AH-FX-0027 awarded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs.
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Displayed in our community using SPF SIG and DFC funds in 2009
Delaware County Prevention Council
Partners against substance abuse
3595 N. Briarwood Ln
Muncie, Indiana 47304
Delaware County Coordinating Council To Prevent Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
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