Black Balloon Event

20 organizations came together in Perry County over the weekend, hosting a “Black Balloon” event.Event Coordinator Pamela Wright said they were trying to bring awareness to the opioid epidemic.She said they were showing support for those battling addiction.The event also featured mental health and recovery options, linkage to healthcare, food, Narcan, self-hygiene supplies and HIV/Hepatitis C testing.Wright said the event was possible through a strong collaboration.

Source: MG News

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