The aim of this subcommittee is to collect data from key entities/agencies in order to demonstrate the community need for a detox center in Sioux City. The goal is to present this data to legislative  leaders, the City of Sioux City, Siouxland Chamber of Commerce, and Woodbury County Board of Supervisors, in order to show the need for a detox facility that addresses the needs of the unique population of the area.

Detox Committee: 

Jerry Hernandez (Mercy Medical Center)

Frank LaMere (Four Directions)

Karen Mackey (Sioux City Human Rights Commission)

Leesa McNeil (Iowa Courts)

Megan Simpson (Unity Point)

Rex Mueller (Sioux City Police Deparmtent)

Val Uken (Winnebago Tribal Health Department/Four Directions)

Erin Binneboese, SHIP (Facilitator)


August 20 2018 Meeting Minutes
August 10 2018 Meeting Minutes
July 27 2018 Meeting Minutes
July 16 2018 Meeting Minutes
July 11 2018 Meeting Minutes

Other resources

Detox PowerPoint
Detox Center Concept Paper - July 2018