On The Front Line: A Summit On The Heroin/Opioid Epidemic in Illinois

Previous Event
Fri, Apr 21 - 7:30am

Edwards Hospital Athletic and Events Center, 55 Phelps Ave, Romeoville, IL

Open to the Public

Please join HERO (Heroin Epidemic Relief Organization), Will County HELPS (Heroin Education Leads to Preventative Solutions) in conjunction with the Southwest Coalition for Substance Abuse Issue for an informative resource expo and panel discussion.

LTM will have a resource table in the Expo Center, so please stop by.

State officials have identified six (6) Illinois counties on the front line in the fight to end the heroin / opioid epidemic that has claimed countless lives across the Nation. These counties are implementing innovative strategies to reduce opioid deaths. This informative panel discussion will highlight their critical work, focusing on options to expand and support their initiatives.​

Participants from Will County, DuPage County, Lake County and Cook County will be speaking about the efforts in their respective counties. , 

Date: April 21, 2017
Place: Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center
            55 Phelps Ave,
            Romeoville, IL
Time: 7:30 am - 11:30 am (speakers presentations from 9:00 - 10:40)

The event is free and open to the public. More information can be found at the link below.