New Hanover County Produces Third Opioid Epidemic PSA

Posted July 6, 2017 at 11:28 am     Category: Communications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Communications and Outreach Department has produced the third of six public service announcements (PSAs) aimed at raising awareness of the local opioid epidemic and its impact on the entire community.

The third PSA, which can be viewed below and on the county’s YouTube channel, features the perspectives of several local individuals talking about the importance of family support. The PSA emphasizes that there is hope for individuals and for families who are impacted by the opioid epidemic.

 You can view all of the county’s opioid epidemic PSAs here. This series is being created at the request of the New Hanover County Criminal Justice Advisory Group (CJAG). This group of committed leaders from the county and city, local law enforcement, the court system, and the District Attorney’s office are working to transform public safety across all sectors of the community to effect positive change.


Release Contact:
Jessica Loeper
Communications & Outreach Coordinator

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Communications and Outreach: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 195 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7461 • Fax 910-798-7277