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Henry County

  • Lead Agency:  Interlocal Community Action Program
  • Coalition Coordinator: Jen Desormiers

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: 615 State Road 38 W, P.O. Box 449; New Castle, IN 47362
  • Phone: 765-529-4403
  • Fax: 765-593-2510
  • E-mail: jdesormiers@icapcaa.org

County Data

Total Population - 48,508

Ages 0-4 - 3,024
Ages 5-17 - 8,695
Ages 18-24 - 3,659
Ages 25 and older - 33,130

African American - 416
White - 47,520
Hispanic - 387

Tobacco Free Policies

Public School Districts:

  •        Blue River Valley Schools
  •        CA Beard Memorial School Corporation
  •        New Castle Community School Corporation
  •        Shenandoah School Corporation
  •        South Henry School Corporation

Government Buildings:

County

   Courthouses

City

  New Castle- City Buildings

Community-based Tobacco Control Coalition

  •          Blue River Valley School Corporation
  •          Charles A. Beard School Corporation
  •          Henry County Health Department
  •          Henry County Pregnancy Care Center
  •          Henry County Sheriff's Department
  •          Henry County WIC
  •          ICAP Head Start
  •          New Castle Community School Corporation
  •          Purdue Extension Henry County
  •          Shenandoah School Corporation
  •          South Henry School Corporation
  •          VOICE of Henry County
  •          Young Chiropractic

Community Indicators

  •          Extent of community activism among youth to support community change that includes youth involved in the VOICE movement.
  •          Proportion of tobacco free campus policies for hospitals, health care centers, and clinics.
  •          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: $64,000