Reduce

Reduce and eliminate youth use of drugs, alcohol, and tobacco products

Educate

Provide educational resources to youth about the dangers of alcohol, tobacco and substance abuse. Provide signs with current retail sale regulations to local businesses.

Promote

Promote community involvement

Strengthen

Strengthen community partnerships and prevention strategies

What is Prevention

The Role of the Community

Reduce

3,225 recycled Rx bottles donated to The Lion’s Club and recycled for use by their International Missions Group

721 pounds of drugs were disposed of

136 – 4mg doses of Narcan issued

Promote

Recognized 9 community partners

Launched Community Cares program for COVID-19 resource awareness

Educate

Social media posts reaching 440 youth in the community about the dangers of alcohol, tobacco and substance use.

Distributed Redline Cards to promote the tobacco cessation hotline.

In collaboration with the Health Department, we created an additional presentation requirement for the tobacco cessation class

Strengthen

Provided 50 portable, home lock boxes to secure medications

Participated in DEA’s National Drug Take Back Days in April and October 2019


Distributed 400 cards that highlighted permanent drop off locations for unused/unwanted medications

Our Impact

860

Volunteer Hours Logged

3225

Rx Bottles Recycled

2028

Youth Reached

721

Pounds Drugs Removed

Count it - Lock it - Drop it

Lenoir City Police Department
530 US Hwy 321 N
Suite 200
Lenoir City, TN. 37771

Loudon City Police Department
100 Cedar Grove St.
Loudon, TN. 37774

Loudon County Sheriff’s Office
12680 US-11, #1
Lenoir City, TN. 37771

CVS PHARMACY
570 Highway 321 North
Lenoir City, TN 37771

It is the policy of  The Prevention Alliance of Loudon County to comply with Federal and State mandated Title VI legislation for the purpose of ensuring that its services do not discriminate against people because of  their race, color, national origin or limited English proficiency.

This project is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

CONTACT US:

530 US Hwy 321N, Suite 304
Lenoir City, TN. 37771
tpaloudonco@gmail.com
865-816-8445