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Here are a handful of photos from our awesome Dose Of Awareness 5K Walk/Health Expo yesterday at Ygnacio Valley Park in Concord. Thanks SO much to our organizing team (Patty Hoyt, Jaime Rich and Isabelle Kirske), our sponsors, our Heath Expo participants, our volunteers, our DJ, Michael Santillon with Fog City Entertainment, Elizabeth Edwards, D'Anne Burwell, our dignitaries and guest speakers. And, thank you to those who joined us for this important educational community event!!! We appreciate you spending your Sunday afternoon with us and hope you took home some valuable info you didn't have before. ... See MoreSee Less

Be sure to stop by the photo booth at our 3rd Annual "Dose of Awareness" 5K Walk and Health Expo.

Help us send prescription drug abuse prevention messages out to the world at our photo booth.

Sunday, March 26th, 1-3:30 pm

#DoseOfAwareness2K17 #NCAPDA #Recovery #HealthExpo #DoseOfAwareness
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Medication drop-off activity throughout our Dose of Awareness event today at Ygnacio Valley Park in Concord.
Even if you can't stay for our Dose of Awareness event, please clean out your medicine cabinets and drop off your unused and expired medications with Concord Police Department who be on site.

That simple action can save both a life and our environment!
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Medication drop-off activity today throughout our Dose of Awareness event at Ygnacio Valley Park in Concord from 1 - 3:30 PM
Even if you can't stay for our Dose of Awareness event, please clean out your medicine cabinets and drop off your unused and expired medications with Concord Police Department who be on site.

That simple action can save both a life and our environment!
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Join us today at the 3rd Annual "Dose of Awareness" 5K Walk and Health Expo
1 - 3:30 PM at Ygnacio Valley Park, 901 Oak Grove Road, Concord

Schedule:
1:00 - 3:30 General Activities
Health Expo
Youth Activity Center
Overdose Rescue Training, Health Screenings
Photo Booth

1:00 - 1:30 Registration Check In
1:30 - 1:45 Opening Remarks
Emcee: Cheryl Jennings, ABC7/KGO News
April Rovero, NCAPDA Executive Director
Joseph Voelker on behalf of Congressman Mark DeSaulnier
Timothy Grayson, California State Assemblymember
Karen Mitchoff, Contra Costa County Supervisor
Laura Hoffmeister, Concord Mayor
Dan Peddycord, Contra Costa Public Health Director

1:45 - 2:30 5K Walk

2:30 - 3:00 Guest Speakers
Cassandra Hockenson, Medical Board of California
Sergeant Todd Stroud, Concord Police Department Fatima Matal Sol, Contra Costa County Alcohol and Other Drug Services
Dr. Dennis Barker, California Chiropractic Association Judy Bastin, Support 4 Recovery, Inc.
Vicky Kolelian, New Leaf Recovery Center

3:00 - 3:20 Loved Ones Tribute
3:20 - 3:30 Closing Remarks

Hope to see everyone there today!
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