Wellness in the Storm: Community Conversation/Opening Reception
Hosted by New Day Campaign and Dorchester Center for the Arts
A FREE town hall-like discussion on all-things substance use and addiction (3:30pm to 5:00pm) precedes a reception for the "Wellness in the Storm" exhibition (5:00pm to 7:00pm). The discussion features a presentation by Dr. Greg Hobelmann, Chief Medical Officer of Ashley Addiction Treatment) on how addiction affects the brain, and includes performances by those in or seeking recovery, stories from individuals whose journeys are shared in the "Wellness in the Storm" exhibition, and invited participants who collectively represent a diversity of experiences and expertise asked to explore the question: how do we stay well in the storm of the opioid epidemic and other challenges?
Donald Hall. Charlene Jones. Angela Mercier. Jamie Schultz. Ikeia Cornish. Addie Eckardt. Roger Harrell. Mike Starling. Dudley Parr. Judith Slaughter. Kaylin McJilton. These are just a few of the people making things better for all in Dorchester County and who live day in and day out doing the work.