LIVINGSTON COUNTY OPERATION SNOWBALL

Institute for Human Resources Dwight Police Dept.
Tiffany Meints Gary Beier
310 Torrance Avenue 209 S. Prairie
PO Box 768 Dwight, IL 60420
Pontiac, IL 61764 TEL: 815-584-3132
TEL: (815) 844-6109 beierg@dwight.k12.il.us

PURPOSE

Operation Snowball was founded on the belief that every individual has the capacity to make sound decisions regarding his or her own life if given accurate information, an understanding of their own motivations, effective life skill tools and feelings of positive esteem towards themselves and others.

SERVICES

A. To provide factual information about drugs and alcohol upon which individuals may make responsible, rational decisions about the use of alcohol and drugs.

B. To develop social and educational experiences designed to teach coping and decision making skills.

C. To provide activities to keep participants feeling good about themselves and their accomplishments.

D. To help establish an environmental climate that promotes positive norms and attitudes towards social interaction and community relations.

E. To allow teens to express their talents and leadership ability by becoming a vital part of Operation Snowball, Livingston County, and the State of Illinois.

F. To provide Operation Snowflake to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders on a yearly basis.

G. To provide Operation Snowflurry to 4th & 5th graders on a yearly basis.

AREA SERVED

Livingston County.