Lancaster County Joining Forces will host a free community forum at 7:30 am Friday, Oct. 4, at the Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences in Lancaster.
The event is open to businesses, faith-based and community organizations, schools, and concerned citizens and will focus on the coordination of efforts in Lancaster County to address the opioid crisis.
- Rep. Lloyd Smucker will recognize the work that Joining Forces has done throughout the County to reduce overdose deaths.
- County Commissioner Josh Parsons will review local strategies, accomplishments and goals.
- Brenda Buescher, LG Health Health Promotion Specialist, will review current opioid-related data.
- Crystal Natan, executive director of Lancaster County Children and Youth Services, will outline the impact of the opioid crisis on children and families.
What: Joining Forces Community Forum
Who: Concerned citizens, businesses, faith-based and community organizations, schools
When: Friday, Oct. 4, 2018 from 7:30 – 10 am (7:30 Registration, networking and breakfast; 8:00 Welcome and opening remarks)
Where: Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences, Stoudt Building Multi-Purpose Room, 850 Greenfield Rd., Lancaster, PA
Please RSVP to Susan Trace if you plan to attend.