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Indiana State Department of Health

Tobacco Prevention & Cessation > Community Programs > Local Community-Based & Minority-Based Partners > Map > DeKalb County DeKalb County

Adams County

  • Lead Agency: Drug Free DeKalb County
  • Coalition Coordinator: Jill M. Griebel

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 406; Auburn, IN 46706
  • Phone: 260-927-1706
  • Fax: 260-927-1175
  • E-mail: drugfreedekalbcounty@hotmail.com

County Data

  • Total Population - 40,285
  • Ages 0-4 - 3,061
  • Ages 5-17 - 8,238
  • Ages 18-24 - 3,481
  • Ages 25 and older - 25,505
  • African American - 101
  • White - 39,381
  • Hispanic - 676

Tobacco Free Policies

Hospitals and Health Care Facilities:

  •  DeKalb Memorial Hospital

Public School Districts:

  • DeKalb County Central United School District
  • Garret Keyser Butler School District

·    Government Buildings:

County

  •     County Office Buildings
  •     Courthouse

City

  •     Auburn-City Parks
  •     City owned buildings and vehicles
  •      Garrett-City Hall
  •      Butler-City Hall
  •     Waterloo-City Hall
  •     City Owned Vehicles
  •     Ashley-City owned buildings and vehicles

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Community-based Tobacco Control Coalition

  •  Auburn Police Department
  •  Butler Police Department
  •  DeKalb Central School Corporation
  •  DeKalb County Domestic Violence Task Force
  •  DeKalb County EMS
  •  DeKalb County Prosecutor's Office
  •  DeKalb Memorial Hospital
  •  Froggy Radio
  •  Garrett Head Start
  •  Garrett High School and Middle School SADD
  •  Garrett-Keyser-Butler School Corporation
  •  Governor's Commission for a Drug Free Indiana
  •  IMAGE Drug Task Force
  •  Indiana State Police
  •  Leap of Faith
  •  Metal Technologies
  •  Northeastern Center
  •  St. Martin's Healthcare Clinic
  •  Tamara Brown Counseling and Consulting
  •  The Serenity House, Inc.,
  •  Youth for Christ
  •  YWCA Eyes Wide Open Program

Community Indicators

  •   Proportion of tobacco free campus policies for hospitals, health care centers, and clinics.
  •   Proportion of school districts with tobacco-free campuses.
  •   Extent of promotion of the Indiana Tobacco Quitline
  •   Extent of participation by partners within the broad-based coalition.
  •   Extent of participation by groups representing disparately affected (i.e. hard to reach) populations in the community. 

Funding

  • Funding for July 2009- June 2011: $68,000