Welcome to the SoutheastĀ Region: RegionĀ 6


Regional ATOD Prevention Coordinator


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Region 6 Counties

Dodge, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Rice, Steele, Wabasha, Winona

Highlights from Region 6

Freeborn County Social Host Ordinance
This is the process that Freeborn County went through to pass their SHO
The communities of Faribault, Northfield, Goodhue and the counties of Rice & Goodhue have all passed a Social Host ordinance.

Model Curriculums in Region 6
Project Northland is currently being taught in the schools in Mower and Freeborn County as well as a Faribault Choice School and will be taught in St. Charles and Dover-Eyota Schools this upcoming Fall, 2011.

The Rice County coalition is working toward supporting the implementation of evidence-based curricula. Currently Bethlehem Academy is using Life Skills Training (for Middle School students), Northfield High School and ArtTech (Northfield) are using Toward No Drug Abuse and the Cannon River STEM School is using Project Northland

Success in Southeastern Minnesota
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Region 6 Coalitions

Contact your RPC for more information about these coalitions
Freeborn County Partners in Prevention (FCPIP) – Freeborn County
Goodhue County Chemical Health Initiative (CHI) – Goodhue County
Austin Drug Task Force – Mower County
Rice County Chemical Health Coalition
Northfield Community, Northfield Healthy Community Initiative – Rice County
Olmsted County Alcohol Misuse Prevention Coalition
– Olmsted County
Steele County Safe and Drug Free Coalition – Steele County
Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition – Winona County
Whitewater Country Coalition – Dover, Eyota and St. Charles communities

Region 6 Host Site

RPC work as an RPC serving SE Minnesota starts at the fiscal agency, the Parenting Resource Center in Austin MN. www.familiesandcommunities.org