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Combating the Opioid Crisis Within Our Families: A Community Conversation
August 31, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
A Community Forum on Combating the Opioid Crisis Within Our Families: A Community Conversation will be held on Wednesday, August 29th from 5:30 – 7:30 PM at the Samuel V Arroyo Recreational Center in Pope Park, 30 Pope Park Drive, Hartford. A conversation with individuals, parents and community members about the barriers families face addressing opioid use disorders and the stigma associated. We will hear from panel members about the services presently available, what’s new, where gaps in service exist and what needs to be addressed.
Grand opening celebration of the harm reduction drop-in center on International Overdose Awareness Day, August 31st from 10:00am – 3:00pm at 557 Albany Avenue. There will be food, music, and information on hand from various organizations about their service offerings as well. Naloxone trainings with free Narcan all day long.