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DHS news release

March 18, 2008

General contact: Ken Palke, 503-947-5286
Program contact: CJ Reid, 503-945-9813


Governor's council to hear report on vocational rehab survey


What: Public meeting of the Governor's Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs

When: March 25, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where: Barbara Roberts Human Services Building, Room 160, 500 Summer St. NE, Salem

Agenda: Starting at 9:40 a.m. council members will hear reports about DHS surveys on vocational rehabilitation and co-occurring disorders treatment services. At 11:10 a.m. there will be a discussion on coordinating DHS Addictions and Mental Health Division planning with the Oregon Commission on Children and Families' comprehensive plan. Council members will make announcements and hear reports by liaison groups during the noon lunch. At 1 p.m. there will be a report on DHS epidemiological data, including county profiles, a summary of state findings, and Oregon State University research on a community urinalysis project.

Reasonable accommodations will be provided as needed for individuals requesting assistive hearing devices, sign language interpreters or large-print materials. Individuals needing these types of accommodations should call DHS at 503-945-5678 at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting.