Awareness: A Community Responsibility
Join Heather Sharp as she discusses the impact of the opioid crisis on mountain communities. Sharp is a health educator with Madison County Health Department. She holds a master’s degree in Sociology/Human Services and has worked in Western North Carolina in the field of behavioral health for 15 years. Since 2014, Heather has served as the Director of the Madison Substance Awareness Coalition (MSAC), focusing on education and prevention of substance use disorders, reducing the stigma of addiction and raising awareness of the opioid overdose epidemic and harm reduction initiatives.
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