Doña Ana County

SUBSTANCE ABUSE WORKSHOP SLATED

SUBSTANCE ABUSE WORKSHOP SLATED

Do you know that an estimated 14 million Americans aged 12 and over were current illicit drug users in the year 2000?

A workshop, “Building Networks, a Substance Abuse Community Network!” will be held Jan. 9, 2002, at Club Fusion 101 E. Union Ave. in Las Cruces, N.M. from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

All individuals interested in being a positive force in the elimination of substance abuse and violence among our youth are invited to attend.

A nationally acclaimed speaker, sponsored by Border CAPT, will facilitate in the coalition building process. Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) will be provided for Social workers.

Those who RSVP by Jan/ 4 will be provided lunch. This workshop is sponsored by Dona Ana County’s South Central NM Prevention Coalition, Department of Health, Border Health Office, Families & Youth, Inc., and the Recreation Department of the City of Las Cruces.

For more information, call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (505) 647-7229. Residents calling from outside the Las Cruces area may call toll-free at 1-877-827-7200 and request extension 7229.