By Cara Beth Lewis
As stated in a previous article by BladenOnline, “The Bladen County Substance Misuse Task Force has been committed to making a positive difference for many years. The task force members consist of elected officials, law enforcement, mental health providers, officials from the County of Bladen, Bladen Community College officials, health care professionals, Bladen County Schools, faith-based leaders, parents, concerned citizens, and those in recovery.”
Dr. Cathy Gantz, Coordinator of Bladen County Substance Misuse Task Force, announced that the next meeting is tomorrow, Tuesday, July 20th, at 6:30 pm in the Bladen Community College auditorium, Building 9.
Mr. Charles Peterson will begin the meeting with opening remarks, followed by an invocation and introduction of attendees. Next, Dr. Cathy Gantz will discuss the task force data priorities. The fifth item on the agenda will be led by Mr. Ernest Watts, who will discuss tobacco control.
Southeastern Carolina Crossroads will give testimonials. SECC recently suffered from a destructive fire and lost tools, donated supplies and clothing, and more.
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Finally, the group will address Teen Challenge and reorganization.
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Dr. Cathy Gantz stated, “Consider inviting a friend or family member to join you for the meeting. Looking forward to seeing you.”