Caucus for Addiction Solutions
July 26, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Facing Addiction will make history this summer during the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia when it hosts the Caucus for Addiction Solutions.
We will be joined by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), former Congressman Patrick Kennedy (D-RI), Gov. Jack Markell (D-DE), Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray, Commissioner Arthur Evans, and an impressive panel of addiction experts. There are no road closures near the event, but please leave yourself plenty of time to arrive by 1 p.m. There is a parking lot on 15th Street between Race Street and Cherry Street, and two additional garages across the street.
Additionally, Facing Addiction is hosting Recovery Wellness Rooms in the Pennsylvania Convention Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday the 25th through Thursday the 28th. Recovery meetings will be held at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m. on those days. The room number is 109A in the Convention Center, which is open to the public and located at 1101 Arch Street.