Remember Recover discover

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Remem­ber. Recov­er. Dis­cov­er. A Com­mu­ni­ty Aware­ness Day

The Elk Grove Cares Ini­tia­tive and Ken­neth Young Cen­ter are join­ing forces to bring to you a com­mu­ni­ty aware­ness and engage­ment day to spread the word about sub­stance use and recov­ery. Join us on Sep­tem­ber 14th to learn about our options, resources and treat­ments for sub­stance use. From pan­els and NAR­CAN train­ing to a memo­r­i­al cer­e­mo­ny to hon­or those that we’ve lost – join us for this one of a kind event. See below for more information.

Location

Ken­neth Young Center

1001 Rohlwing Rd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-3217
847.524.8800

Day-of Sched­ule:

10AM – Wel­come
10:30AM12:00PM – Local Experts Pan­el and Com­mu­ni­ty Q&A
12:00PM3:00PM – Speak­ers, Break­out Ses­sions (includ­ing NAR­CAN Train­ing, Par­ent Pan­el, In Recov­ery Pan­el, Open Mike)
3:00PM – Resource Fair and Com­mu­ni­ty Con­nec­tions
3:30PM – In Memo­r­i­al and Ded­i­ca­tion
4:00PM – End of Day

Sub­stance Use Recov­ery Providers

Are you inter­est­ed in par­tic­i­pat­ing in our day-long resource fair?

Sign up to dis­play infor­ma­tion and pro­gram­ming offered with your business/​organization. Con­nect with stake­hold­ers, oth­er providers, sup­port­ers or recov­ery and be a par­tic­i­pant of an incred­i­ble day of activ­i­ties. Click here to sign up with the Event Coor­di­na­tor (kelseyc@​kennethyoung.​org)!

Fam­i­ly Mem­bers and Friends

Have you or some­one close to you been impact­ed by sub­stance use? We want to hear your story. 

Please reg­is­ter here, and some­one from the Plan­ning Com­mit­tee will be in touch with you in the com­ing days.

Vol­un­teers

Are you look­ing for an oppor­tu­ni­ty to be involved in the day-of? 

We could use your help! Click here to sign up with the Event Coor­di­na­tor (kelseyc@​kennethyoung.​org)!

Oth­er local businesses

Are you an Elk Grove Vil­lage Busi­ness that would like to be involved in the day?

Con­tact Kelsey Caspersen (kelseyc@​kennethyoung.​org) to dis­cuss part­ner­ship oppor­tu­ni­ties

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I hope you’re proud of your­self for the times you’ve said yes,” when all it meant was extra work for you and was seem­ing­ly help­ful only to some­one else.

—Mr. Rogers