Stop Overdose IL - Overdose Awareness Day Rally & Vigil

Schaumburg, IL

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Event Details

 Please join us to:

  • Remember those we have lost to overdose
  • Raise awareness about the opioid epidemics (prescription pain pills and heroin) 
  • Meet others who have been affected by the Illinois overdose crisis
  • Work to provide effective lifesaving solutions like naloxone
  • Ask our county stakeholders to pursue overdose prevention strategies in EVERY community across Illinois
  • End overdose by 2022

Who Should Attend?

Anyone directly impacted by drug misuse, addiction and overdose, the heroin crisis or pain pill crisis; individuals in recovery; treatment providers; students; first responders;  heath care providers; teachers; school counselors; physicians, prescribers; preventionists; heath educators; substance abuse counselors; elected officials; school staff; public health professionals; public safety professionals; community members; EVERYONE. 

What Should You Bring?

Pictures of lost loved ones, ribbons, your stories. 

Nonprofit organizations in the Chicagoland area: if you are interested in setting up a resource table for the resource fair please contact Lauren Hansen via email at laurenlhansen@gmail.com or phone at 262-945-0918.

To become a FREE sponsor, reach out to Chelsea Laliberte at chelsealaliberte@gmail.com or 847.814.3988. 

Presented by:

Roosevelt University’s Illinois Consortium on Drug Policy

Sponsored by:
Live4LaliDon't Roll the Dice with your Life - JA2SOONGRASP (Grief Recovery After a Substance Passing)Save A StarWake the NationOpen Hearts Open EyesNicholas’ Gift of HopeJeremy Stom Remembrance FoundationLTM Heroin Awareness & Support FoundationThe Other Side/New Directions Addiction Recovery ServicesHERO (Heroin Epidemic Relief Organization)Nicasa Behavioral Health ServicesHearts of HopeLet’s Save Our Friends’ Lives, J.O.L.T. Foundation for Drug Awareness and Harm Reduction, Northshore’s Secret Heroin ProblemTake A Stand, Reed Hruby Foundation, Chicago Recovery AllianceStepping Stones Treatment & Recovery CenterThe Office of Lake County State's Attorney Michael G. Nerheim, Kiva Recovery, Gateway FoundationChicago Recovery AllianceIllinois State Crime Commission/Police Athletic League of IllinoisLinden Oaks at Edward Hospital & Health Services, Chris Walk Night Out Against Substance Abuse 


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For more information please contact:

Chelsea Laliberte
Email: chelsealaliberte@gmail.com | Cell: 847.814.3988

Every voice makes a difference!