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2020 Esperanza para Berks (Post-poned)

Due to recent developments related to the COVID-19 virus, we are sorry to announce that Esperanza para Berks (to be held March 28) is being postponed to a later date.

The Council on Chemical Abuse is taking all necessary precautions to keep our community safe. We will continue to monitor this fluid situation as it evolves and follow the mandates of health experts to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Thank you for your patience and understanding. For any questions, please contact us.

This program will be entirely in Spanish.

Do you have questions about addiction and mental health? We invite you to come and hear from local professionals about stigma, where to get help for an addiction, and resources available to you and your family. Narcan and medication lock-boxes will also be available to those who attend.

This event is FREE and lunch will be provided. Opportunities to win door prizes!

Parking is available on Nichols Street or the Save A’ Lot parking lot on Oley & 8th Sts.

Disclaimer: Sensitive subjects inappropriate for young children will be discussed.

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¿Tienes preguntas sobre adicción y salud mental? Lo invitamos a que venga y escuche a los profesionales locales sobre el estigma, dónde obtener ayuda para una adicción y los recursos disponibles para usted y su familia. Kits de Narcan y cajas de medicamentos también estarán disponibles para aquellos que asistan.

Este evento es GRATUITO y se proveerá almuerzo.¡Oportunidades para ganar premios!

Estacionamiento disponible en la calle Nichols o en el estacionamiento del Save A’ Lot en las calles Oley y 8th.

Atención: Se discutirán temas delicados inapropiados para niños pequeños.


Saturday March 28 2020

10:30 am - 2:00 pm

RISE Center
702 N. 8th St
Reading, PA 19604


Event Category: Community Event, RISE