Presentation on Addiction and Opiates Use

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Event Date: 
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:00pm

Address

Mashpee Senior Center
26 Frank E. Hicks Drive
Mashpee, MA 02649
United States

Presentation on Addiction and Opiates Use — Monday, May 21, 2:00 pm. Education for maintaining a healthier lifestyle is an important step on the road to recovery. Please join Community Health Center of Cape Cod’s Addictions Team, Yvonne Nickerson and Jennifer Monaghan  for a presentation on the signs and symptoms of addiction, opiate use and abuse, and treatment options for substance use disorders. Some of the topics are: What are opiates?  How do they affect the body?  What constitutes safe use as prescribed?  What are signs of misuse? How and where does someone receive help?  How to dispose safely of unused/unneeded opiates?  Rsvp to the front desk, or by calling (508) 539-1440. Come and become educated on this important issue that affects all of us in our communities