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Indiana State Department of Health

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Hancock County

  • Lead Agency:  Hancock Regional Hospital
  • Coalition Coordinator: Brandee Bastin

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: One Courthouse Plaza; Greenfield, IN 46140
  • Phone: 317-468-4162
  • Fax: 317-477-4189
  • E-mail: bbastin@hancockregional.org

County Data

Total Population - 55,391

Ages 0-4 - 3,754
Ages 5-17 - 10,943
Ages 18-24 - 3,772
Ages 25 and older - 36,922 

African Americans - 74
Whites - 54,527
Hispanics - 526

Tobacco Free Policies

Ordinances:

Hancock County: The Hancock County ordinance prohibits smoking in all public places and workplaces including restaurants, bars, outdoor seating areas, and membership clubs. Effective on March 25, 2009.

Greenfield: The Greenfield ordinance requires all public places and places of employment, including restaurants to be smoke free. Bars and membership clubs are exempt from the ordinance. The Greenfield ordinance became effective on March 1, 2006.

Cumberland: Cumberland Ordinance: The Cumberland smoke free ordinance prohibits smoking in all public places and workplaces including restaurants, bars and outdoor seating areas, with the exception of membership clubs. Effective on January 1, 2008.

Hospitals and Health Care Facilities:

  •   Hancock Regional Hospital

Public School Districts:

  •     Southern Hancock
  •     Eastern Hancock County Community School Corporation
  •     Greenfield-Central Community Schools
  •     Mt. Vernon Community School Corporation

       Government Buildings:

  • Courthouse
  • All County Buildings
  • Greenfield- City Buildings
  • Greenfield- City Park
  • Greenfield- City Fire
  • Greenfield- City Police
  • New Palestine- Town Buildings
  • Fortville- Town Buildings
  • McCordsville-Town Buildings

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Community-based Tobacco Control Coalition

  •     Allergy & Asthma Associates of Indiana
  •     Amitty United Methodist Church
  •     Anytime Photos
  •     Boys and Girls Clubs of Hancock County
  •     Brandywine Dental Group
  •     Brookville Road Community Church
  •     Cable Connection to Health
  •     City of Greenfield
  •     Committed Quitters Support Group
  •     Eastern Hancock Community School Corporation
  •     Family Medicine of Greenfield
  •     Family Service of Central Indiana
  •     Hancock County D.A.R.E.
  •     Hancock County Health Department
  •     Hancock County Probation Department
  •     Hancock County Purdue Extension
  •     Hancock Hope House
  •     Hancock Regional Hospital
  •     Hancock Regional Hospital Foundation
  •     Hancock Regional Hospital Pastoral Care
  •     Hancock Telecom
  •     Healthy Families of Hancock County
  •     Greenfield-Central Community School Corporation
  •     Greenfield Office Supply
  •     Mad Dog's Pizza
  •     Mental Health American of Hancock County
  •     Morelock Law Firm
  •     Mt. Vernon Community School Corporation
  •     Neighborhoods Against Substance Abuse
  •     Northeast Medical Group
  •     Pregnancy Care Center
  •     Southern Hancock Community School Corporation
  •     St. Michael's School
  •     Town of Cumberland
  •     Willow Branch and Curry's Chapel United Methodist Church
  •     Janeen Younce Insurance Agency

Community Indicators

  •         Increase the proportion of Indiana school districts that support and implement a comprehensive school strategy against tobacco use.
  •         Extent of community activism among youth to support community change that includes youth involved in the VOICE movement.
  •         Extent of promotion of the Indiana Tobacco Quitline
  •         Proportion of health care providers and health care systems that have fully implemented the Public Health Service guidelines for cessation.
  •         Proportion of worksites that provide employer-sponsored cessation support for employees who use tobacco.
  •         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: $101,000