Lake County State’s Attorney Mike Nerheim headlines this community panel that will cover heroin education and local solutions on Wednesday, Feb 26 from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. at Gorton Community Center.

Please join LEAD in welcoming Lake County State’s Attorney Mike Nerheim, who will speak about the increased heroin situation in Lake County and what we can do as a community to create solutions.  Mr. Nerheim will present a general overview of heroin use in Lake County and then attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of the community panel.

The community panel will consist of a Mike Nerheim, Cliff Rice (ER physician and community member), Heather Hale (Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor),  a recovering young person and a member of the Lake Forest Police Department.

The presentation will be held on Feb 26, 2014 from 7 pm -8:30 pm at Gorton Community Center.  There is no preregistration and walk-ins are welcome.  Please see the LEAD website ( or call 847-295-9075 for more information.

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