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Fake & Fatal: A Community Conversation

October 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

What parents and teens need to know about fentanyl and xylazine. Free and open to the public from 5:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5 at Fairhaven Town Hall. Light refreshments will be served.

Guest speakers:

Andrea Thomas, parent of a daughter lost to fentanyl poisoning and the founder and executive director of Facing Fentanyl and Voices for Awareness Foundation

Michael Fiore, outreach coordinator for Facing Fentanyl and Voices for Awareness Foundation

Brian O’Keefe, New England Regional Community Outreach Specialist with the DEA

Paula Young, parent of a son lost to fentanyl poisoning and founder and president of Achieve Greatness Inc.


October 5
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Fairhaven Town Hall
40 Center Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719 United States
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