Youth and Senior Addiction Today in Our CommunitiesName: Youth and Senior Addiction Today in Our CommunitiesDate: June 18, 2019Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDTWebsite: https://www.aurora.orgEvent Description:
June: Youth and Senior Addiction Today in Our Communities
Aurora Medical Center Summit – Draper Hall
Tuesday, June 18, 2018
5 to 7 p.m.
Contrary to popular belief, substance abuse is not limited to one type of person but affects millions of people from many different backgrounds. According to the CDC binge drinking is a dangerous behavior for all ages. Binge drinking is most common in the Midwest, it is estimated 23.9% of adults in Wisconsin have binged. Heroin use is a part of a larger substance abuse problem. Nearly all people who used heroin also used at least 1 other drug - most used at least 3 other drugs. Join Robin Monson-Dupuis, Director of Behavioral Health and learn how to prevent, reduce the risks of addiction