NJ Gathers on April 15th to Examine the Heroin Epidemic: Past, Present, and Future

Next Friday April 15, 2016, PDFNJ will be hosting the first statewide comprehensive forum on Rx and Heroin Abuse examining the epidemic's beginnings, it's current impact in NJ, and specific plans to reverse this current trend. We are happy to report that the forum which will feature national and state experts is filled to capacity. It is gratifying and encouraging that so many individuals and groups throughout NJ will be attending this important forum focusing on saving lives. This upcoming forum was featured on Chris DeBello’s radio show, "Issues and Ideas" on April 3rd.


from PDFNJ news:

On Sunday, April 3, PDFNJ Executive Director Angelo M. Valente appeared on Issues and Ideas with Chris DeBello, a weekly news-magazine program which brings heads of organizations, newsmakers, and political leaders to radio listeners on a variety of topics. Valente and DiBello discussed the rising concerns regarding the heroin epidemic in New Jersey and ways in which state and local officials are working towards solutions to the problem. 

listen to the program here


Ruthann Gaspari Blanchard
Posted 4/11/2016 11:55 AM

this is a wide world disease ..I lost my son Robert rebyak on 4/9/13 through this horrible heartbreaking disease that has taken over the world statewide I would like to see more treatment more help for people that want to help with jail time for people that have this disease . I would like to be part of making this happen in every way possible that I can

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