January Coalition Meeting Minutes
Prevention Coalition Minutes
January 10, 2013
Attendees: 10 coalition and community members attended,see signup sheet for names and organization affiliation
Staff: Andy Duran, Khris Condon
Local Medical Marijuana Ordinances:
- Lake Forest City Council passed a local medical marijuana ordinance on Monday, 12/3/12.
- Lake Bluff passed a local medical marijuana ordinance on Monday 12/10/2013.
Listening Session interviews are scheduled to start on 1/22 and run through the end of January, into February. There are currently 5 interviews scheduled.
Partnership with Cardinal Health and Northshore Pharmacy
Northshore Pharmacy has agreed to staple a Think Outside the Box flyer to prescriptions at the Sunset Pharmacys. It will be a 30 day trial. If it is successful, Northshore will roll the program out to there hospital pharmacies.
Speak UP! Website
The new Speak UP! website launched over Christmas break.
Ads ran on 12/13 in the Lake Forester and TribLocal.
pHarming Effects Training
Training date has been set for Saturday, April 13, 2013. Mostly high school students will be trained, a few middle schoolers. The purpose is to teach teens to facilitate the program for younger students.
Behind the Orange Curtain Screening
Screening of the movie will be on Wednesday, 2/27 from 7 – 9 PM at Rosalind Franklin University.
Craig Lepowski and Karl Walldorf from the Lake Forest Police Department presented data on underage alcohol arrests, drug arrests, and social hosting arrests.
Coalition members did not meet in work groups this month.
Meeting was adjourned at 10:30 AM
Next Coalition Meeting: February 7, 2013
Lake Forest High School West Campus