Briefing: Caring for the Youngest Victims of Our Nation's Opioid Crisis
Council for a Strong America invites you to a Congressional briefing and report release on Wednesday, June 27th
Council for a Strong America invites you to a briefing on Capitol Hill: Caring for the Youngest Victims of Our Nation’s Opioid Crisis.
Council for a Strong America is excited to present this briefing in conjunction with the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force co-chairs Representative Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) and Representative Ann Kuster (D-NH).
Where: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2168
When: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 2:00-3:00 PM
- ReadyNation member Leah Curry, President, Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia, Inc., West Virginia
- Fight Crime: Invest in Kids member Ted Smith, Chief of Police, Lincoln, New Hampshire
Julie Redding, Clinical Director, Community Caring Collaborative, Washington County, Maine
Moderator: The Honorable Mary Bono, Former U.S. Representative, California (1998-2013)
Why: The opioid epidemic has seriously compromised the strength of our nation: threatening public safety, impacting the workforce, and tearing families apart. Parental substance abuse is a significant Adverse Childhood Experience that can impact a child’s health and wellbeing throughout life. High-quality early care and education programs can offer a powerful approach to helping children impacted by the opioid crisis.
Join this convening of powerful voices from the business, law enforcement, and early childhood communities.
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