Broome County Mental Health Department To Hold Public Forum On Alcohol And Substance Abuse

     BINGHAMTON, NY - The Broome County Mental Health Department and the Professional Advisory Group, Alcohol and Substance Abuse Subcommittee of the Community Services Board will be holding a public forum, Wednesday, September 22nd from 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Broome County Public Library, Decker Room 185 Court Street, Binghamton, NY.

The public is encouraged to attend and share their ideas in regards to prevention, treatment, housing, and community supports, including accessing services in the areas of children and adolescents, special populations (i.e. criminal justice, MICA and seniors); adults and families.

Those wishing to make public comment should sign up at the front door the day of the forum, there will be a 3 to 5 minute speaking time per individual, on a first come first served basis. A resource table will be available. Please bring pamphlets to share with the community. Refreshments will be provided.

For additional information please contact Rita Pullis at 607.778.1364.