THURSDAY JUNE 14.
Speakers on the Opioid Crisis: Jake Berry of New Futures and Jason Hart of Teen Challenge. 7:00 pm Rodgers Memorial Library. Open to the Public, questions following speakers until 8:45 pm. New Futures is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that advocates, educates and collaborates to improve the health and wellness of New Hampshire residents through policy change. New Futures helps local communities in their support of public policies and efforts. Jake Berry manages policy efforts in the area of substance abuse by tracking critical legislation and ensuring that lawmakers and the public are well-informed. Teen Challenge is a residential program for men and women with life-controlling problems in the areas of drug and alcohol abuse. The goal of Teen Challenge is to provide effective and comprehensive solutions to problems coinciding with substance misuse and disorder. Their goal is to help people become mentally sound, socially adjusted, physically well, emotionally balanced and spiritually well productive members of society. All programs are provided without cost to the taxpayer as Teen Challenge receives no government funding. Jason Hart is the Academic Supervisor of Teen Challenge New Hampshire. As a former addict who was helped by Teen Challenge, Jason now helps others realize a new life.
Presented by the Hudson Democrats who will have a short business meeting 7-7:30pm