Seneca Co. Sheriff’s to host heroin awareness forum

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is reminding the community that there is a heroin awareness forum scheduled for Thursday evening.When: Thursday, October 29, 2015Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PMWhere: Waterloo High School Auditorium, 96 Stark Street, Waterloo, NYLearn about the rising trend and public safety issues related to Heroin: · How did we get here – the progression from pills to heroin· Recognizing signs and symptoms of use· What families can do to support loved onesSpeakers include:· Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg· Dr. Dorothy Lennon, Medical Director, Seneca County Addictions Program· Personal stories of recovery and impact of addiction on families· Questions and Answer session with panelLaw enforcement and public health officials encourage you to attend a community forum to discuss the impact of Heroin and Opioid use in our communities.Sponsored by the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office, Seneca County Public Health Department, Seneca County Substance Abuse Coalition, Seneca Falls, Waterloo and Interlaken Police Departments

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