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2020 Recovery Advocacy Seminar

February 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

| $10

Join members of the recovery community and recovery allies for a day of shared learning and conversation about recovery advocacy. Explore advocacy in its many different forms, discuss current issues, and learn how to amplify your voice. Recovery Works!

Featuring Keynote Speaker Marc Johnigan, President & CEO of Twin Cities Recovery Project, Inc.: The Power That A Changed Life Has When Speaking Out for the Suffering Silent: Reversing the Stigma Associated With Opioid Use Disorder in the African American Community.

Date: Friday February 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Founders Hall, Metropolitan State University
Cost: $10 General Admission, $5 Students
Lunch and parking voucher included with pre-registration.

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Schedule:

9:00: Check In and Onsite Registration

9:30: Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:45: Recovery Advocacy Next Gen: New Voices from the Community

11:00: Recovery Advocacy, Recovery Pride: LGBTQ+ Perspectives

12: 00: Lunch and Recovery Messaging Training

1:00: Keynote Presentation, Marc Johnigan

2:15: Civic Engagement: Your Voice Matters

3:00: Recovery Day at the Capitol (3/17/20) – Get Ready!

3:30: Public Nalaxone Training, presented by the Steve Rummler Hope Network

Lunch included

4.5 CEU credits available.

Questions? Contact Caddy Frink at caddy.frink@minnesotarecovery.org.

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Presented by Minnesota Recovery Connection in partnership with Metropolitan State University and the Alcohol & Drug Counseling Student Association.

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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Venue

Metropolitan State University
700 7th Street East
St. Paul, MN 55106 United States
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Organizers

Minnesota Recovery Connection
Metropolitan State University
Alcohol and Drug Counselor Student Association

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Event Location
Founders Hall, Metropolitan State University

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