Below are some local resources that can help you learn more about behavioral health and substance abuse topics. These resources are from organizations that are part of the Mayor’s Substance Abuse Task Force, and the links will take you to the community member’s website.
Vanderburgh County Health DepartmentVanderburgh County Health Department
The Vanderburgh County Health Department cares about the community’s health and realizes the importance of prevention and early detection. Poor lifestyle habits such as unbalanced diet, cigarette smoking, lack of proper exercise, and excessive stress, are all prominent risk factors for the leading causes of death in the United States.
Through education, prevention, and changes in lifestyles, however, individuals have the capability to enhance their well-being. Our goal in health education is to educate, enhance, and motivate individuals to strive for optimal health. Presentations and consultations on a variety of topics can be scheduled for any school, workplace, church, organization, club or group in Vanderburgh County.
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