The PA Senate Democrats are traveling the state to offer open houses with resources for those struggling with substance addiction. These events are also for the family, friends and neighbors of those affected, because we are all in this together. Attendees will have access to drug and alcohol service providers, family counselors, safe prescription disposal bags, a Narcan demonstration and much more. 

Tour Map 2019

Tour Schedule

The PA Senate Democrats are traveling the state to offer open houses with resources for those struggling with substance addiction. These events are also for the family, friends and neighbors of those affected, because we are all in this together. Attendees will have access to drug and alcohol service providers, family counselors, safe prescription disposal bags, a Narcan demonstration and much more.

12 September • Media

Hosted by Senator Tim Kearney
Delaware County Community College
901 Media Line Road
Media, PA 19063
Time – 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

16 September • Glenside

Hosted by Senator Art Haywood & Representative Ben Sanchez
New Life Presbyterian Church
467 N Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038
Time – 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

16 September • Yardley

Hosted by Senator Steve Santarsiero
William Penn Middle School
1524 Derbyshire Road
Yardley, PA 19067
Time – 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

17 September • New Kensington

Hosted by Senator Jim Brewster
Westmoreland County Community College
1150 5th Avenue, Room 132
New Kensington, PA 15068
Time – 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

18 September – Philadelphia

Hosted by Senator Art Haywood & Representative Christopher M. Rabb
Masjidullah, Inc.
7433 Limekiln Pike
Philadelphia, PA 19138
Time – 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

19 September – Eagleville

Hosted by Senator Katie Muth
Lower Providence Fire Company
3199 Ridge Pike
Eagleville PA 19426
Time – 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

21 September – North Wales

Hosted by Senator Maria Collett
Montgomery Elementary School
1221 Stump Road
North Wales, PA 19454
Time – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

26 September – Philadelphia

Hosted by Senator Larry Farnese
The Mummers Museum
1100 S. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Time – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

27 September – Brackenridge

Hosted by Senator Lindsey Williams
Pioneer Hose
124 Morgan Street
Brackenridge, PA 15014
Time – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

29 September – Bridgeville

Hosted by Senator Pam Iovino
The Charters Room
370 Commercial Street
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Time – 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Resources

Open House Resources Include

Access to drug and alcohol service providers

Information for family counseling

Safe prescription disposal bags

Narcan demonstrations

Online Resources

 “Get Help Now” through the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs is a helpful online tool to assist with addiction treatment options.

Our Priorities, Our Work

Combating opioid abuse and addiction must continue to be a priority at the national, state, and local levels.

The PA Senate Democrats will continue to fight to :

Establish more entry points and beds for treatment

Strengthen prescription writing guidelines

Make naloxone more readily available to treat overdoses

Allow families to petition for mandatory treatment of their loved ones

Work with pharmaceutical companies to identify solution and prevention methods for addiction

Impose an assessment on the wholesale imports of opioids into Pennsylvania

Increase educational addition programs in schools