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AdCare and North Brookfield Partner to Address Opioid Impact

The North Brookfield Substance Use Task Force is holding free community informational session, “Opioids 101: What You Need to Know,” Thursday, July 28th from 7:00 – 8:30 PM at the North Brookfield Police Station.

AdCare’s Treatment Director Susan Hillis, LICW and Nursing Supervisor Karen Levinson will talk about opioids and substance use disorders:

• Facts vs. myths
• Signs and symptoms of an SUD
• Signs and complications from an overdose
• Withdrawal symptoms
• Treatment options
• How to encourage someone to seek treatment

A Q&A session will be held after the presentation.

The North Brookfield Substance Use Task Force works in partnership with the Quaboag Hills Community Coalition Substance Use Task Force to foster community support for those struggling with a substance use disorder. For more information, visit their website: http://qhcc.weebly.com/

To become involved, contact Sue Lewandowski at: nbcares.qhcc@gmail.com

For more information, or to express your interest in the event, head to our event listing on Facebook

 

 

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