A special opioid awareness program will be offered free to the public Thursday July 25 at 7 p.m. at Market Street United Methodist Church in Onancock. Participants will learn the signs of opioid use to look for, the history of opioids, and where to get help. Captain Todd Wessells of the Accomack County Sherriff’s Department and Special Agent Scott Wade of the Virginia State Police will present the program. Two videos will be shown that present two very different stories of opioid addiction.
The program is appropriate for adults and children ages 8th grade and up. The general public is invited to attend. Market Street United Methodist Church is located at 75 Market St., Onancock VA 23417. For more information call Special Agent Scott Wade at 757-387-2515.