Community forum on the Opioid Crisis held at David Prouty High School in Spencer

September 15, 2016
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The panel at the opioid forum included District Attorney Early, State Sen. Anne Gobi, State Rep. Donald Berthiaume, State Rep. Peter Durant, Spencer Police Chief David Darrin, Spencer Rescue Squad Director Ted Flanagan, Dylan Roy, a man in recovery, Christina Beesley from Harrington Healthcare and Sue Krikorian from Learn 2 Cope. This was the first of four community forums District Attorney Early is hosting to help communities respond to the opioid crisis. The next forum is on Oct. 12 at Wachusett Regional High School in Holden. The other forums are being held on Nov. 9 at Fitchburg High School and Dec. 7 at Gardner High School. All the forums start at 6 p.m. and end at 8 p.m.

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District Attorney Early addressing the crowd in Spencer.

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District Attorney Early speaking with Tina Grosowsky of the Central MA Tobacco Free Community Partnership and Terri Nabulsi from Learn 2 Cope prior to the Spencer opioid forum.