Peoria Recovery Project

WMBD This Morning

The Peoria Recovery Project is a community-wide heroin/opioid educational event on Saturday, April 27 from 10am-3pm at the Peoria Civic Center.

Whether an individual is currently struggling with addiction, in recovery, or has a loved one who has been affected by this national epidemic, the mission is to REACH a solution.

R – RECOVERY:  Bring together as many local and abroad resources as possible for individuals to conquer their addiction.
E – EDUCATION:  Curb the stigma associated with this disease so we can shift the focus to rebuilding and healing.
A – ADVOCACY:  Spread our dedication to find a solution for this epidemic, inspiring other communities to unite.
C – COMMUNITY:  Stand together to show those affected they are not alone in fighting this battle with their addiction.
H – HEALTH:  Provide financial assistance for medical and recovery options, ensuring individuals get the help they need.

Event will feature keynote speaker Tim Ryan, A&E’s Dope Man, and a growing list of other speakers. Over 20 resource booths to visit!

For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page:              www.facebook.com/PeoriaRecoveryProject

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