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Partnership Opportunity

Attention PEPSA Members:  Here is a great opportunity for your agency to partner with one of IVY Tech’s student clubs!  

The Substance Abuse Club, the LGBT Club and the Human Services Club are all looking for local agencies to see who is interested in doing a pilot project and or group to partner with to work on a project. The conversation is open to possibilities and this is one way club members to learn more about your agency, offer their time and talent and work with your agency/group to benefit the community.

For more information, contact PEPSA Member Erica Donohue at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than April 8th.

Mark Your 2016 Calendar!

Meetings are on Tuesday and start time is 3:00 p.m.
We will be meeting on the following dates:

February 2
April 5
June 7
August 2
October 4 
December 6

Meeting location:  Zion United Church of Christ Education Building, 221 South St. Peter Street, South Bend, IN 46617

Symposium Speakers Discuss Increase in Opiate Use

The Partnership for Prevention and Education of Substance Abuse (PEPSA) held an opiate awareness symposium in South Bend on Friday, October 9. Speakers from a variety of professions gathered to discuss the increase of opiate use and abuse in St. Joseph County. The speakers each presented the issues from their own professional viewpoint, and all participated in a question and answer session to complete the morning.

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