By Rosalind Russell – Espanola is hosting an inaugural Espanola Addiction Recovery Brunch this Spring.
Noojmowin Teg Health Centre Mental Health & Addictions Counsellor Allison Dodge says the brunch will be an opportunity for everyone to come together as a community to raise awareness of addiction, decrease stigma, hear inspiring stories, and provide information on the services available in the Espanola and North Shore area.
She says the brunch is set for Wednesday, March 27th starting at 10 am at the Espanola Royal Canadian Legion.
Pre-registration is required.
Dodge adds the event is being supported by Espanola Regional and Health Sciences North hospitals, Manitoulin-Sudbury DSAB, and the Espanola Family Health Team as well as their organization.
She says pre-registration is required but names will be kept confidential.
To register, contact Allison at Tel: (705) 368-0083 or Mobile: (705) 968-0574.
Photo: The inaugural Espanola Addiction Recovery Brunch is set for this Spring to not only provide contact to services that can assist those affected by addiction, but also to hear inspiring stories, and decrease stigma. Screen shot by Rosalind Russell