What: The State of Colorado’s new opioid anti-stigma campaign, Lift the Label, aims to remove the damaging labels and stigmas applied to people with opioid addiction that prevent them from seeking treatment.
When: Monday, May 14 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: Civic Center Park along North Broadway Street between West Colfax Avenue and West 14th Avenue
Speakers: Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, Colorado Department of Human Services Executive Director Reggie Bicha, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Executive Director Larry Wolk, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing Executive Director Kim Bimestefer and Coloradans sharing their personal stories of addiction and recovery
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The event will also include opportunities to learn about treatment options, sign up for campaign materials and contribute names to an opioid wall in memory of those who have died from opioid overdoses.