Hope for families grapplling with the dark world of addiction
RCADD is proud to present Nancy McCann Veriker Author of UNCHAINED
Listen as she shares her personal story as a woman in Recovery whose son’s battles addiction. In her book The riveting true story of a young man’s descent into addiction, homelessness and violence, and his recovery journey—told by a son, now seven years sober and co-founder of a substance abuse treatment program, and his mother, a spiritual director and youth minister with more than twenty-six years of sobriety.
Following the discussion get trained on administering Narcan – Narcan is the brand name for naloxone, an opioid antagonist medication used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose. When somebody overdoses on an opioid drug like heroin or prescription painkillers, the drug depresses the respiratory and central nervous systems, disrupting breathing and potentially leading to death. You can save a life! Training provided by AnneMarie VanOrden, Family Navigator, Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Council of Orange County.
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LOCATION: 174 Filors Lane
VENUE: Marian Shrine
START DATE: December 04th, 2018
END DATE: December 04th, 2018