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Indiana State Department of Health

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

 

  • Lead Agency: C.H.A.N.C.E.S. for Indiana Youth
  • Coalition Coordinator: Carrie Evans

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: 1101 South 13th Street; Terre Haute, IN 47802
  • Phone: 812-232-5190
  • Fax: 812-234-0711
  • E-mail: caevans@cfiy.org

County Data

  • county population
  • demographics breakdown
  • smoking rate

Tobacco Free Policies

Ordinance:

  • The Vigo County ordinance requires public places and places of employment to be smoke free. It allows restaurants to have separate smoking rooms. Bars and membership clubs are exempt from the ordinance. There is a 5 year moratorium on revisiting the ordinance. Effective on July 1, 2007.

Hospitals and Health Care Facilities:

·         AP&S Clinics

·         Health South Rehabilitation Hospital

·         Providence Medical Group

·         Union Hospital inc.

·         Terre Haute Regional Hospital (not tobacco free)

Public School Districts:

·         Vigo County School Corporation

Government Buildings:

County

  • Courthouse
  • Annex

City

  • Terre Haute- City Fire
  • Terre Haute- City Parks
  • Terre Haute- City Hall
  • Terre Haute- City Police

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Community-based Tobacco Control Coalition

·         American Cancer Society

·         Bloomington Meadows Hospital

·         C.H.A.N.C.E.S. for Indiana Youth

·         Indiana State University College of Nursing

·         Indiana State University PHACT

·          Ivy Tech Community College Respiratory Care Program

·         Mental Health America of Vigo County

·         Minority Health Coalition of Vigo County

·         Maternal Health Clinic

·         MD Wise

·         Southwestern Indiana Respiratory Disease Program

·         Rural Health Association

·         Ryves Hall Youth Center at Etling Hall

·          Safe Kids of Vigo County

·         Terre Haute Human Relations Commission

·         Union Hospital

·         Vigo County Health Department

·         Vigo County Teen Court

·         West Central Indiana AHEC

·         West Vigo H.S. VOICE

·         Youth As Resources

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.

·         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: $228,000
Vigo County