MV Community Forum: Opiates, Addiction & Our Community. What’s happening, what we’ve learned, and how we take action.
June 6, 2016, 7:00pm - June 6, 2016, 9:00pm
You're invited to a highly informative forum on a subject that affects us all: Opiates, Addiction and Our Community. The forum will feature a panel of experts in the field of addiction and members of the recovery community. Learn about prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery. Leave with information and materials about resources available to our community on and off island.
UNDERSTANDING ADDICTION/SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER
Presentation from members of Recovery Community
The Disease of Addiction
FORMING A COALITION
Jim Derick, Norfolk County SAFE Coalition SAFE Coalition
Gosnold on Cape Cod
Strategies to address hurdles in our community
Q&A OF THE PANEL
Comprehensive list of formal and informal supports on Martha's VIneyard
Sponsored by: Aquinnah Police Department, Boards of Health, Break the Silence, Chilmark Police Station, Edgartown Police Department, Dukes County Commissioners, Dukes County, Massachusetts, Dukes County Sheriff's Office, Dukes County Substance Abuse Committee, Martha's Vineyard Community Services Martha’s Vineyard Drug Task Force, Martha's Vineyard Hospital, Martha’s Vineyard Regional School District, Members of the Recovery Community, Oak Bluffs Police Department The Cape and Islands District Attorney’s Office, Faith Community Church, Island Clergy Association, Tisbury Police Department, Vineyard House Sober Living, West Tisbury Police Department, YMCA of Martha's Vineyard and Youth Task Force (MV)
Questions? Call Mary Korba at 508-693-7900 x222