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Indiana State Department of Health

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

 

  • Lead Agency: Union County Health Department
  • Coalition Coordinator: Dana Klein

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: 6 West South Street- Suite 2; Liberty, IN 47353
  • Phone: 765-458-5393
  • Fax: 765-458-5582
  • E-mail: dklein@uchd.com

County Data

  • county population
  • demographics breakdown
  • smoking rate

Tobacco Free Policies

Ordinance:

  • No Ordinance

Hospitals and Health Care Facilities:

·         There is not a hospital in Union county.

Public School Districts:

·         Union County/College Corner Joint School District

Government Buildings:

County

  • Courthouse
  • Sheriff Department
  • Jail

City

  • Liberty- City Parks
  • Liberty- County Extension
  • Liberty- Chamber

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Community-based Tobacco Control Coalition:

·         Jennifer Brannon

·         Lynn Browning, Union County Sheriff's Department

·         Mark Detweiler

·         Gidget Dickenson, Union County Transit

·         Jennifer English, Head Start

·         Christine Health, Healthy Families

·         Nikki Hertel (Librarian)

·         Candy Guenther (LPN)

·         Kimberly Klein (RN)

·         Jennifer Logue, Purdue Extension

·         Dana Klein, Union County Health Department

·         Beth McCoy, Southview Courts

·         Ronald Parker

·         Barbara Robinson

·         Diann Timbermann, Union County Health Department

Community Indicators

·         Increase the proportion of Indiana school districts that support and implement a comprehensive school strategy against tobacco use.

·         Proportion of tobacco free campus policies for hospitals, health care centers, and clinics.

·         Proportion of smoke free policies for worksites, including restaurants and bars.

·         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.

·         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: $42,000

 

Union County