Create and enhance cross-sector collaborations and programming so that all Central Oregonians have equitable access to skilled, evidence based substance (licit and illicit) and alcohol misuse prevention, as well as evidenced based intervention, treatment, and recovery services that are culturally responsive and trauma-informed.
- Decrease binge drinking among adults
- Decrease vaping or e-cigarette use among youth
- Increase additional services for alcohol or drug dependence for individuals newly diagnosed
- Reduce mental health/substance abuse emergency department visits in Madras, Prineville and Warm Springs
The Central Oregon Health Council assembled RHIP Workgroups, groups of community professionals focused on some aspect of the Regional Health Improvement Plan, in 2016 to strategize and address the RHIP Health Indicators for each area of focus.