The Yates County Community Heroin Forum sponsored by the Yates Substance Abuse Coalition will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 30 in the Penn Yan Academy Auditorium. Come join your community in discussing the issues surrounding heroin in Yates County.

Tony Collins will be the keynote speaker. Other speakers include Yates County Sheriff Ron Spike, representatives from Tully Hill Rehab Center, Finger Lakes Addictions Counseling and Referral Agency (FLACRA), Jackie Shrader, a Clinical Nurse & Mental Health Specialist and parents of addicts. For details, contact Yates Public Health at 315-536-5160 or 1-866-212-5160 of the Council on Alcoholism, 620 West Washington St. Geneva 315-789-0310.

Read more about the issue and the event here.