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Upcoming Events at the DC Attorney General’s Office

Community Members,

The Office of DC Attorney General Karl A. Racine will participate in the events below over the next week. Please come join us, learn more about the issues listed, and let us know some of your concerns. Flyers for the events are attached to this email, so feel free to disseminate them broadly.

ANC 1B’s HEALTH AND SAFETY SUMMIT

Saturday, June 11, 2016

12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Girard and 14th Street, NW

Please visit the table hosted by the Office of the Attorney General and get information about the work that the office is doing on behalf of District residents!

CAPITAL PRIDE FESTIVAL BOOTH

Sunday, June 12, 2016

12:00pm to 6:00pm

Pennsylvania Ave., NW, between 3rd and 7th Streets, NW

Rain or Shine!

Closest Metro: Green (Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter)

Stop by the DC Office of the Attorney General’s booth at the Capital Pride Festival, celebrate LGBTQ Pride with us, and get information about the work that the office is doing on behalf of District residents!

NAVIGATING THE DC MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A

Monday, June 13, 2016

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Petworth Library

4200 Kansas Ave., NW

Moderator:

Attorney General Karl A. Racine

Panelists:

Dr. Mark Dalton, Chief Clinical Officer, Department of Behavioral Health

Kristal Wortham, Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness-DC

Dr. Michele Godwin, Director of Forensic Services, St. Elizabeths Hospital

Jonathan Ward, Director, DC Mobile Crisis Services

Judge Mary Grace Rook, Magistrate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia

John Davie, Asst. Attorney General, Mental Health Section, Office of the Attorney General

A DISCUSSION WITH IONA SENIOR SERVICES

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Iona Senior Services

4125 Albemarle Street, NW

2 p.m.-4 p.m.

The discussion will be led by the Office of the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection and Community Engagement Offices. Come hear about the latest consumer scams that are targeting seniors, how to protect yourself, and how to file a complaint. There will also be a general overview of the Office of the Attorney General, what its doing on behalf of District residents, and ways that the public can interact with the office.

THE COMMUNITY IMPACT OF SYNTHETIC DRUGS PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A

Friday, June 17, 2016

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church

2498 Alabama Ave., SE

Moderator:

Attorney General Karl A. Racine

Panelists:

Bruce Points, Substance Use Disorder Services, DC Department of Behavioral Health

Det. Erick Alvarado, Drug Interdiction Unit, Metropolitan Police Department

Argatonia Weatherington, Neighborhood and Victim Services, Office of the Attorney General

Lateefah S. Williams, Esq.

Community Engagement Specialist

Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia

441 4th Street NW, Suite 1100 South

Washington, DC 20001

(202) 724-5472 (o)

(202) 715-7820 (f)

Mental Health Panel Flyer.pdf

Synthetic Drugs Panel Flyer.pdf

Capital Pride Flyer.pdf

Iona Senior Services Flyer.pdf

ANC 1B Health and Safety Summit Flyer.pdf

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