Our County. Our Health. Our Future
A Town Hall Meeting on Prevention of Underage Drinking
Posted on 04/14/2014
Stop Underage Drinking

SAVE THE DATE

 

Our County. Our Health. Our Future



A Town Hall Meeting on Prevention of Underage Drinking

 

Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 7 PM

Jersey Community High School Cafeteria

 

Program Description:  A panel discussion on the following issues:  Facts about underage drinking; the relationship between underage drinking and prescription and over-the-counter drug use and overdose; the effect of underage drinking on school performance and graduation rates; the increased risk of depression and other mental health problems; and Illinois laws regarding underage alcohol use and adult provision of alcohol to minors.

 

Program Moderator

Lori Hopkins, JCUSD #100 Superintendent

Panelists: 

  • Ben Goetten, Jersey County State’s Attorney
  • Scott Woelfel, Jerseyville Police Department, School Resource Officer, DARE
  • Randy Newberry, Pharmacist, Prescription Shop
  • Janette Heath, Director of Jerseyville Services, WellSpring Resources
  • Jennifer Rogers, JCAD Chairperson and Parent

 

This program is sponsored by the Jersey County Against Drugs Coalition.  For more information contact Jennifer Rogers at 618-498-3500, jrogers@jch.org or Lynn Welling at Jersey County Health Department, 618-498-9565, ext. 334, jchdhealth@gtec.com.