C. K. Newsome Community Center

Thursday, March 23, 2023

6:30-8:00 p.m.


6:30 –   Welcome/Call to Order                                                 Lindsey Schenk

Pledge of Allegiance                                                                          

Approval of Minutes from February 23 Meeting         Judy Kurth

Treasurer’s Finance Report                                                          Linda Jones

President’s Report                                                                              Lindsey Schenk

Senior Vice-President Report                                                     Jenny Thomas

DMD Report                                                                                        Gayl Killough

EFD Report                                                                                              Rodney Frye   

EPD Report                                                                                           Linda Jones

Sheriff’s Report                                                                                   VCSO

Speaker:  Officer Mario Reid, Mental Health Liaison Officer, Evansville Police Department  

Mario Reid is the Mental Health officer for EPD.   In his position, he responds to calls concerning individuals who are having a mental health crisis.     Charlotte Critchfield is a LCSW social worker with Southwestern Behavioral Healthcare.   She is the coordinator of the Mobile Crisis Team working with people who are in crisis and needing to be assessed for level of care and who  might need to stay at the Mobile Crisis unit    Jennifer Thomas works with Southwestern Behavioral Healthcare and is the State Psychiatric Hospital Liaison working with patients who are admitted to an inpatient psychiatric unit and who are hospitalized at a long term state psychiatric  hospital     The group will be addressing the Emergency Detention process. 

                  Charlotte Critchfield, Coordinator of Mobile Crisis Unit, Southwestern Behavioral Healthcare

                  Jenny Thomas, State Psychiatric Hospital Liaison                             

8:00 –   Adjournment

****Next Board Meeting – April 19, 2023****

4:00pm – EVPL Annex, Training Room

****Next General Meeting****

April 27, 2023– 6:30 pm

C.K. Newsome Community Center