The Hampton Community Opioid Partnership will host a roundtable event at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at the Hampton Community Center.
The partnership consists of representatives from the Hampton Township School District, Hampton Township, the FBI's HOPE Initiative, local ministerium, and medical professionals with both UPMC Health Network and Allegheny Health Network.
The partnership is committed to offering several events throughout the year, with the purpose of spreading awareness about the growing opioid epidemic.
Event moderator and emcee will be the Rev. Dr. Ted Martin of Hampton Presbyterian Church. Clint Hurdle, General Manager for the Pittsburgh Pirates and a Hampton resident, will open the event with a pre-recorded message for guests about his dedication to fighting the opioid epidemic.