6:00 pm Forum on Opioids & Substance Abuse @ Center for Progress & Justice
Forum on Opioids & Substance Abuse @ Center for Progress & Justice
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join our monthly meeting for the first in a series on pressing local issues! The Platform & Resolutions Committee has assembled a distinguished panel with Judge Donita Sena, Sheriff-Elect Adan Mendoza, County Commissioner Henry Roybal, and Emily Kaltenbach, State Director of Drug Policy Action, who will discuss the current status of the opioid epidemic in Santa Fe County and other issues related to substance abuse in our community. Santa Fe County had 47 drug-related deaths in 2016 and the Third Congressional District had 323. For years, New Mexico has battled heroin addiction and a persistent opioid crisis. The negative consequences of...