Prevention coalitions host April 8 meeting

Prevention coalitions host April 8 meeting

LINCOLN - In response to the reported increase in overdose deaths in Rhode Island, the prevention coalitions of Woonsocket, Burrillville, Cumberland, Lincoln, North Smithfield, Pawtucket and Scituate will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, April 8, at 9 a.m. at Amica, 100 Amica Way.

The coalitions will provide information and an open discussion on current issues regarding community prevention strategies that address prescription drug abuse and overdose prevention.

Dr. James McDonald, chief administrative officer from the Department of Health, will be a keynote speaker with John Femino, MD, as well as panel members representing numerous sectors within the communities.

Call 401-766-3332 or email lpmcvc@cox.net for more information, and to respond with attendance.