Portsmouth Faith and Recovery Leaders to Hold Town Hall Event to Discuss Opioid Epidemic, Issue 1 Impact

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 9, 2018

 

​MEDIA CONTACT

Michelle Nealy, mnealy@faithinpubliclife.org, (202)735-7123

Joshua Lawson, jlawson@faithinpubliclife.org, (740)285-0350

Mackenzie Harris, mharris@faithinpubliclife.org, (610) 283-8879

 

Portsmouth Faith and Recovery Leaders to Hold Town Hall Event to Discuss Opioid Epidemic, Issue 1 Impact

 

Columbus, OH --  On Tuesday, October 9th at 6:30 p.m., faith leaders and community members will host a town hall with people who have been touched by the opioid epidemic in Portsmouth, Ohio. The town hall will underscore strategies aimed at helping our community turn the tide on opioids, including the Neighborhood Safety, Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Amendment (Issue 1) on the ballot for Ohio voters this fall.

 

WHAT:

Town Hall with local faith leaders and community members


WHEN:

Tuesday, October 9th at 6:30 p.m.

 

WHERE:

14th Street Community Center

1222 14th Street, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662

 

WHO:

David Malone, Former Portsmouth Mayor and Pastor of Kingdom Builders.

Rhonda Dunlap, Rejoicing in Recovery group leader at Cornerstone United Methodist

Steve Cuff, Rector at All Saints Episcopal

Lisa Roberts, R.N. at Portsmouth City Health Department

Michael Parker, Peer Counselor at The Counseling Center

Dale Powell, Instructor at Shawnee State University

 

####

 

Faith in Public Life is a national network of over 50,000 clergy and faith leaders united in the prophetic pursuit of justice and the common good.

CONTACT US

PO Box #33668

Washington, DC 20033

Copyright © 2018 Faith in Public Life
info@faithinpubliclife.org