The opioid crisis is impacting communities across the nation, including Prince William County. Join local, state, and federal experts to learn about addiction, prevention, recovery, and the impact on our community.
Registration for this community event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be served. Please click the button on the right to register.
9:30 Workshop I
10:20 Workshop II
11:10 Workshop III
12:00 Resource Fair
12:30 Documentaries: “Chasing the Dragon” and “Heroin: The Hardest Hit”
2:00 REVIVE! Training: During this 90-minute program, participants will learn about opiates, opioid addiction, types of naloxone, and rescue breathing. They will gain the knowledge, skills and tools to administer naloxone, the only effective way to reverse an opioid overdose. Participants will also receive free Narcan.
Attendees can learn about the following topics related to opioids and prescription drug abuse:
An introduction to addiction, including the impact of drug abuse on the brain and body.
Learn how parents, loved ones, and the community can work together to prevent opioid use and misuse.
Treatment & Recovery
Learn why opioid addiction is so hard to overcome, discuss common treatment options, and hear stories of recovery.
Federal, state, and local agencies will share their experiences with the opioid crisis, and how they respond to opioid abuse and overdoses in our community.
The impact of opioids on seniors is frequently overlooked. Learn how to keep older loved ones safe and secure.
PW Reentry Council
PWC Community Services
Probation & Parole - District 35
PW – Manassas Regional Adult Detention Center
McLean Bible Church – Prince William Campus
In partnership with:
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Office of the Attorney General of Virginia
PWC Drug Offender Recovery Services
PWC Fire & Rescue
PWC Police Department
US Drug Enforcement Agency
Virginia State Police
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for this event. Please click here to see the list of volunteer opportunities and let us know how you can help.
MBC Prince William