Local Alcohol and Drug Planning Committee
The LADPC is authorized under state statute to provide service recommendations to the Josephine County Board of Commissioners on issues related to alcohol, drug, and gambling prevention, intervention, addiction and local treatment services. LADPC is also responsible for community education and advocacy on alcohol, drug, and gambling issues and for coordinating the efforts of other groups focused on these areas. The membership of the LADPC consists of persons with interest in the fields of alcoholism, drug abuse, or problem gambling or persons having experience or knowledge of the fields.
LADPC meets the first Thursday of each month.
Keith Heck- Liason to Board of County Commissioners
Lesley Donaghy, Chair, Grants Pass Public Safety
Ardy Birkmeyer, Vice-Chair, Dept. of Human Services
Skip Alexander, Mental Health Advisory Board
Dan Kantola, Grants Pass School District #7
John Chambers, Member at Large
Jim Goodwin, Josephine County Juvenile Justice
Casey Black, Southern Oregon Public Defender, Inc.
Mary Collins, AllCare