People gather in Franklin Co., IL to learn more on opioid crisis

People gather in Franklin Co., IL to learn more on opioid crisis
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanuinetti joined officials at the Human Service Center (HSC) in Peoria (Source: Pixabay)

FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A gathering in Franklin County on Thursday, April 19 took place aimed to educated people about the opioid crisis.

The meeting was organized by a group of concerned citizens who want people to know about how the drug affects the community.

They also wanted people in the community to know about resources available in the area that can help people addicted to opioids.

The event also offered a screening of a documentary film about recovery.

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