- This event has passed.
Mass Housing Training: Understanding Addiction
November 3 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
This informative training will discuss addiction and its impact on individuals with addictions as well as
those affected by them. Current and emerging trends in addiction will be included along with
treatment and resources. Special attention will be given to the opioid epidemic in Massachusetts that
occurs in all communities. Overdose reversal, including a Narcan demonstration will be included. This
course will also provide information about other drugs including designer drugs like Molly and
synthetic marijuana, as well as the identification of paraphernalia for drugs of abuse. This course
fulfills the HUD RSC training requirement under the subject area – Medication/Substance Abuse.
Instructor: Susan B. Hillis, AdCare Hospital of Worcester, Inc.
Date: November 3, 2017
Time: 8:45am to 1:00pm
Location: Charlesview, Josephine Fiorentino Comm. Ctr., 123 Antwerp Street Ext., Brighton
Parking: Parking is open and free on Western Avenue, Antwerp Street Extension and the side
streets off Antwerp Street Extension.
Cost: $60 for General public, $45 for staff of local housing authorities, and
Free for staff of TAP member sites
For more information and to register, click here