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Rally for Women in Recovery set for Saturday, Nov. 2

Oct. 22, 2013 @ 06:45 AM

HUNTINGTON — A Rally for Women in Recovery will take place from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Barnett Center, located at 1524 10th Ave. in Huntington.

The event will feature live music entertainment
begin at 2 p.m.

There will also be sever­al public awareness events including Voices of Women in Recovery, where wom­en share their experience, strength and hope, at 2:30 p.m.; a panel discussion called Women’s Addictions
Recovery Issues and Solu­tions (moderated by Dr. Cheri Lindberg) at 3:30 p.m.

There will be children’s activities from 2 to 5 p.m. fea­turing face painting, crafts and games.

There will be substance abuse prevention activities
for tweens (ages 10-12) and teens (ages 12-17).

In addition, there will be a spaghetti dinner from 5 to 6 p.m. and donations will be accepted .

The Rally is being spon­sored by HER Place, a new non-profit organization dedi­
cated to the mission of foster­ing hope, providing education and supporting recovery for women (and their children) who are suffering from alcohol and drug addition.

For more information, contact Margaret at 304-522-2 4 60.

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