Making Tippecanoe County a safer and healthier place to live, learn, and work.

The Drug-Free Coalition of Tippecanoe County
Invites you to the Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, September 7th at 4:00 p.m.
100 Saw Mill Road, 1st Floor Conference Room

August Meeting Minutes are available on our website.  Please review the minutes prior to attending the meeting. 


For a complete list of upcoming meetings, and events please

Greater Lafayette Overdose 
Awareness Day Events

Sunday, August 28th

Opiate Overdose Response Training
1-3 p.m.
SURF Center
307 N. 10th Street, Lafayette

Time of Remembrance
4-6 p.m.
Columbian Park, Purple Shelter
(near corner Park Avenue & Scott Street)

Click here for additional information about these two events.  
Drug-Free Coalition Awards Over $90,000 to Local Agencies

Each year the Coalition awards grants to local law enforcement and community organizations that provide alcohol and other drug prevention, intervention, and treatment services to Tippecanoe County residents.

 Congratulations to the following grantees! 

Law Enforcement/Judicial
  • Tippecanoe County Drug-Task Force:  Increasing efficiency and effectiveness - $23,998 
  • West Lafayette Police Department: Technology Improvements - $8,170
  • Purdue Police Department: Handheld LIDAR units - $1,795
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters:  Youth Mentoring - $12,681
  • McCutcheon High School:  Just One Night program - $5,400
  • Purdue College of Pharmacy: Rx Drug Abuse Prevention - $5,000


  • NAMI-WCI:  Peer to Peer & Family to Family Support Groups - $6,500
  • Superior Court III:  Youth Substance Abuse Assessments - $3,000
  • SURF Center:  Recovery Services - $13,800
  • Willowstone Family Services:  Insight - $10,663
Save the Date 

Mark your calendars for October 24th and join us at the Red Ribbon Week Kick-Off Breakfast!  
Click here  for more details about Red Ribbon Week 2016
Local Volunteer Opportunities

Mental Health America

MHA's Crisis Center is looking for volunteers.  " All you have to do is care, we can teach the rest."  Click here or contact MHA at 765-742-1800 for more information.  

Drug-Free Coalition of Tippecanoe County

The Coalition will have an information booth at upcoming community events.  We are looking for volunteers to help in 2 hours shifts. Volunteers from local non-profits may also display your agency information at our booth.    

Please contact Jennifer at or 765-471-9916 if you are interested in volunteering at one of these events. 

  Purdue Health Expo                                       Tippecanoe Latino Festival
Thursday, September 9th                                     Sunday, September 18th
    10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.                                              12:00 -6:00 p.m.
      Purdue Co-Rec                                         Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds
Drug-Free Coalition of Tippecanoe County, 100 Saw Mill Road, Suite 2204, Lafayette, IN 47905, 765-471-9916,