Community Resources

Prevention-Related Groups and Coalitions hosted by Lane County Prevention

Following are Lane County Prevention-sponsored and/or staffed groups. This is not meant to be an exhaustive list. Have questions? Contact us. 

Community Health Improvement Plan Tobacco Workgroup

GOAL: To implement the evidence-based tobacco prevention strategies in the Community Health Improvement Plan to prevent and reduce tobacco and nicotine use.

Contact: Christy Inskip, Staff Support | 541.682.8770

Eugene Springfield Prevention Coalition

VISION: A healthy, safe, inclusive community free of substance abuse and misuse.

Contact: Maria Kalnbach, Staff Support | 541.682.8772


Healthy Directions Coalition

Contact: Emily Bear, Staff Support | 541.682.6480

MORE INFO: Healthy Directions Coalition

Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee (PGAC)

MISSION: To reduce the negative effects of gambling in Lane County communities through coordinating effective prevention strategies and linking people to effective resources.

CONTACT: Julie Hynes, Staff Support | 541.682.3928

Mental Health Advisory / Local Alcohol & Drug Planning Committee (MHA/LADPC)

Mandated Committee. Advises County Commissioners as the local mental health authority, and the H&HS Director on community needs and priorities for mental health services and alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment services.  [Mandates: ORS 430.342, ORS 430.630(7), OAR 309-14-0020(3), OAR 309-016-0020(2),
OAR 415-056-0005(10)]


Mental Health Promotion Steering Committee

GOAL:  To facilitate community efforts to promote mental health and prevent suicide in Lane County.