District 181 invites you to an evening of education and conversation about a topic that is hitting close to home: The heroin epidemic in DuPage County. District 181 is happy to be partnering with leaders in the community to learn and discuss what we all can do together to support our youth and one another with this growing problem.
SAVE THE DATE:
Heroin Education Family Night
(not recommended for elementary students)
Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time: 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Hinsdale Middle School
Presenters for the evening will include:
Dr. Richard Jorgensen, DuPage County Coroner’s Office
Robert Berlin, Dupage County State’s Attorney
Matthew Quinn, Rosecrance Treatment Center Clinician
Former D181 family sharing their personal story dealing with addiction
This evening will include information on the heroin epidemic in DuPage County, signs and symptoms of addiction, early intervention and prevention strategies, current local statistics, and what is being done to address this epidemic locally.