Assessment And Intervention Center Opens In Indianapolis

A new center opens to help people who have involvement in the criminal justice system with mental health or substance abuse issues. The Assessment and Intervention Center, or AIC, is the first building to open at Indianapolis’ Criminal Justice Campus. Learn more »

Controversial needle exchange gets two more years in Tippecanoe County

Tippecanoe County’s syringe exchange, one of nine in Indiana, will continue for another two years, as county commissioners drew familiar, though uneasy, lines of support for a program the county health department calls Gateway to Hope. Learn more »

Indiana Department of Health: Naloxone Kit Grant Opportunity Announcement

The Indiana Department of Health is accepting grant applications in response to the grant opportunity announcement for the distribution of Opioid Rescue Kits in the form of Narcan® nasal spray. The intent of this grant is to provide emergency Opioid Rescue Kits to local health departments (LHDs) that will be then be distributed to the community Learn more »

Commissioners delay action on restarting needle exchange program

A decision on restarting the needle exchange program has been delayed by the Madison County commissioners. The needle exchange program was halted June 5 awaiting approval by the commissioners, who tabled the request from Aspire Indiana Health in September and no vote was taken last week. Learn more »

Hepatitis C: Get checked. Get care. Get cured.

Hepatitis C is the most commonly reported bloodborne infection in the United States. The hepatitis C virus is transmitted through the blood, most commonly through injection drug use. Help spread the word about hep C in your community by sharing flyers and hanging posters. With a virus so contagious, the more people that are informed, the more people can get checked, cared and cured. Learn more »

Indiana Urges Hoosiers to Take Their Next Step with Education, Training Through New Campaign

Indiana is encouraging Hoosiers to visit, a new central resource hub that allows them to easily connect with tools to take their next step to education and training or to a new or better job. The Governor’s Workforce Cabinet launched the site and related marketing campaign today to increase awareness, break down barriers to available resources and support Hoosiers as they pursue education and training beyond high school. Learn more »

Mental Health America of Indiana is pleased to announce the official launch of the Mental Health America of Indiana Stanley W DeKemper Training Institute.

The Mental Health America of Indiana Stanley W. DeKemper Training Institute is your one-stop location for behavioral health education. The course catalog is robust and offers multiple options for attendance to gain education, credentials and continuing education necessary to succeed in behavioral health! Learn more »

IAPRSS: Valuable Resource for Peer Recovery Supports

IAPRSS provides access and structure to the ever-growing continuing education of peer recovery support professionals. These benefits are open to all peer recovery supports. More »