Reading Unites for Nat'l Recovery Month

Date & Time

  • Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 7:30am to Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 9:00pm
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 - 7:30am to Friday, September 29, 2017 - 9:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:30am to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 9:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:30am to Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 9:00pm

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Event Description: 
Month long various events starting with presence at the Towne Faire on 9-10-17 and proclamation from the Town Manager and Board of Selectmen on Tues. 9/12/17 @7pm 1. Sun. 9/10/17- RCASA Recovery Month Booth at the Reading Fall St. Faire (12-4) 2. Mon. 9/18/17- RCASA Presentation for Reading Rotary Club members (Noon) 3. Wed. 9/20/17- RCASA and Reading/North Reading Chamber of Commerce Breakfast for Business Community, 7:30-9 am 5. Tues 9/26/17- RCASA will host regional partners of the Mystic Valley Public Health Coalition for the Annual Voices for Recovery & Remembrance Celebration at RMHS, 62 Oakland Rd, Reading 6-7 pm. 6. Thurs. 9/28/17- RCASA Annual Meeting featuring DA Ryan and Dr. Ruth Potee, Keynote Speaker at RMHS, 7-9 pm Throughout the month... • RCASA staff will be available at all school and community events with resources. • Reading Clergy Council will be promoting the anti-stigma campaign and offering prayers for those in recovery and those we have lost to addiction. • Old South Methodist Church "Act Justly" and First Congregational Church "Reading Cares" will promote handmade blanket making through Project Linus. • Taped segments on RCASA/Schools will be featured on RPS Today (Hosted on RCTV) • RCASA Board Member will share their personal essays on substance abuse in the local newspaper
Type of Event: 
Rally and Walk/Run Events (Rally and Walk/Run Events - and recovery for mental and substance use disorders, celebrates people in recovery, lauds the contributions of treatment)
Educational Events (Educational Events - and recovery for mental and substance use disorders, celebrates people in recovery, lauds the contributions of treatment and service)
Special Celebrations (Special Celebrations - Celebrates people in recovery, lauds the contributions of treatment and service)
Is this event open to public?: 
Yes
Estimated Number of Attendees: 
1 500
Location
Is this a virtual event (taking place online)?: 
No
Is this event in the United States?: 
Yes
Address: 
15 Union Street
City: 
Reading
U.S. State: 
Massachusetts
Country: 
United States
Zip/Postal Code: 
01867
Website for additional information: 
https://www.reading.k12.ma.us/community/rcasa/community-education/
Contacts
Hosting Organization Name: 
Reading Coalition Against Substance Abuse
Is This Contact in the United States: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Julianne DeAngelis
Country: 
United States
Phone: 
7819426756
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Notification: 
Yes
Last Updated: 09/25/2017