We are a non-profit committed to working toward a drug-free Porter County
AREAS OF CONCENTRATION
PREVENTION / EDUCATION...
...is concerned with education and awareness programs, activities, services or materials aimed at deterring individuals from the use or abuse of drugs. School and agency initiatives often come from this group.
INTERVENTION / TREATMENT...
...is comprised of those concerned with services that offer assistance to persons in need of recovery from alcohol and other drugs and work to identify gaps in program and service areas.
...deals with the legal consequences of substance abuse. This group is concerned with enforcement, prosecution, probation, court & correctional services.
GOALS AND PURPOSE
OUR GOAL: Porter County Substance Abuse Council goal is to reduce the incidence of substance abuse in Porter County.
OUR MISSION: Porter County Substance Abuse Council mission is to reduce youth and adult substance abuse by assessing for, promoting through, and educating about effective community-based programs.
OUR PURPOSE: To formulate and implement a county wide comprehensive plan and to advocate legislative concerns both locally and statewide as it relates to the goal and vision of the Council.