This September is a going to be a busy month for JPACC. Here's a quick look at what's going on:
9/3- Town hall Meeting to discuss heroin use and abuse in our parish. Our guest speakers will discuss currents trends in usage, fatalities rate, strategies that are being used to curb the increased rates, local treatment options, and prevention efforts in our community.
9/17- Higher Education Work Group will be meeting to continue the conversations held at the LaHEC summit in Baton Rouge last month and the regional training workshop in June.
9/19- Youth Suicide Prevention Committee Meeting to discuss the data identified needs and strategies to address suicide in our parish.
9/20- 3rd Annual Walk4Recovery 5k by Action Against Addiction
9/23- JPACC's Advocacy Committee Meeting to discuss and prioritize topics for legislative advocacy
For more details, go to our calender and click on each event. Don't forget to check back for updates throughout the month!
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