Springfield Islamic center hosting addiction program

The An-Nur Islamic Community Center will host an addiction educational event called “Horror to Hope” from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 14.

The event will be at the center, 743 W. Liberty St., and is open to the public.

Larry Muhammad, coordinator of Many Pathways at McKinley Hall Alcohol and Drug Services, will be the keynote speaker.

He will be sharing the reality of substance abuse, how it starts, the role of the family and statistics on deaths and overdosing.

There will be a table setup staffed by professionals who will answer questions, discuss assessments and give updates on outreach programs.

Dinner will be served afterwards with donation.

Contact 937-450-4343 for more information. STAFF REPORT

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