Sheriff Eric Scheffler and Recovery Force of Atlantic County present: A Time for Action - Empowering the Recovery Community to Impact Change.

National and regional experts will be on hand to share the behind-the-scenes work that has been done for the families of Atlantic County and what action steps are next for those in recovery from substance abuse.

Find out what YOU, a person in or seeking recovery, our families, friends and allies can do - MUST DO - to begin reducing the impact of the opiate epidemic on Atlantic County.

A model of success from guests from Hope for New Hampshire Recovery will assist Atlantic County in their pursuit of excellent peer-based recovery support services, public education and advocacy work.

A key partner in this shift is the Hansen Foundation. The Hansen Foundation and Recovery Force of Atlantic County partnership marks a new day in the fight against the opiate epidemic, alcoholism, mental illnesses and substance use disorders - and a reason for HOPE. This departure from the status quo promises to deliver the results that will end the suffering for so many Atlantic County families.

Don't miss this unprecedented event where national, regional, state and local forces join together to bring relief to Atlantic County and beyond.

Check out the event details on Facebook, it'll be hosted January 11th at Mainland Regional High School from 6:30-8:30 pm