SF Bay Area Indymedia indymedia
Indybay About Contact Newsletter Calendar Publish Community

Santa Cruz Indymedia | Health, Housing, and Public Services

View other events for the week of 4/10/2013

Title: Forums on Community Safety and Compassion: Drugs, Public Health and Needle Exchange
START DATE: Wednesday April 10
TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
Santa Cruz High School Theater
415 Walnut Ave.
Santa Cruz
Event Type: Teach-In
Santa Cruz Forums on Community Safety and Compassion
Drugs, Public Health and Needle Exchange
Wednesday, April 10 at 7 PM:
At Santa Cruz High School Theater, 415 Walnut Ave., Santa Cruz.

Join us for an evening of informed discussion and positive actions.

We will begin the evening with a few speakers to set the stage and promote understanding of the current issues related to drug use in Santa Cruz:
*Rev. Deborah L. Johnson, Inner Light Ministries
*Craig Reinarman, UCSC Professor of Sociology
*Giang Nguyen, Director, Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency
*Alex Kral, Director, Urban Health Program, San Francisco
*Personal narratives

The speakers will take some Q and A from the audience, and then we invite you to take part in positive actions. A number of excellent community groups will be there, and you can "plug in" and get involved with various constructive steps forward.

And, save the date for our second forum:
Wednesday, April 24 at 7 PM
Homelessness and our Home Town
also at Santa Cruz High School Theater.

All Welcome! Admission free.
Donations welcome for hall rental. FMI or childcare: contact 831-423-1626

Cosponsored by:
Resource Center for Nonviolence, Community Action Board, Charter for Compassion, Santa Cruz Community Counseling Center, Homeless Services Center, The Circle Church, First Congregational Church of Santa Cruz, Peoples’ Democratic Club, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom

Added to the calendar on Wednesday Apr 10th, 2013 10:24 AM

iCal Import this event into your personal calendar.