Commissioners proclaim September as Worcester Goes Purple

Photo w/caption: September 3, 2019, the Commissioners join with Debbie Smullen, the Worcester Goes Purple event coordinator for the Board of Education (BOE), and team partners from the BOE, Atlantic General Hospital, Health Department, Worcester County Warriors Against Opioid Addiction, and Senator Mary Beth Carozza’s office to proclaim September as Worcester Goes Purple as part of National Recovery Month and to echo the theme, “Join the Voices for Recovery: Together We are Stronger,” recognizing that mental and substance use disorders, including co-occurring disorders, can be overcome with community support, treatment and recovery services.