2017 Community Perceptions Survey
The Drug-Free Coalition of Tippecanoe County is conducting a Community Perceptions Survey on substance abuse in our community.
Data from this survey will be used to update our next Community Epidemiological Profile.
This survey will only take about 5 minutes of your time. and responses are anonymous.
Making Tippecanoe County a safer and healthier place to live, learn, and work.
Wednesday, September 9th, 4:00 p.m.
100 Saw Mill Road
First Floor Conference Room
The Opioid Crisis
The President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis released a preliminary report this week recommending actions for the President to complete.
The report highlights that approximately 142 deaths each day from drug overdoses mean the death toll is equal to September 11th every three weeks.
Click Here to view the full document!
Overdose Awareness Day
Please join us for two special events on Sunday, August 27th in observance of Overdose Awareness Day.
Click Here to view the event flyer!
Indiana's Strategic Approach to Addressing Substance Abuse
Governor Eric Holcolmb created the Indiana Commission to Combat Drug Abuse. They plan to focus on substance abuse prevention, early intervention, recovery, and enforcement, with a goal of reducing substance use disorder (SUD) in Indiana, as well as helping those with SUD to recover and function as contributing members of society. The group had their first meeting and have outlined several priorities, strategies, and principles in their Strategic Plan.
Dispose your unwanted medication anytime Monday - Friday at the Purdue Retail Pharmacy
Heine Pharmacy Building, Rm 118
575 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Purdue Retail Pharmacy will accept any prescription and over-the-counter medications. They will NOT accept needles, syringes, drug devices, medical waste or thermometers. For information about drop-off times and a map of Heine Pharmacy Building, click here.