To educate the public on substance abuse and addictions, the Camden County Child Advocacy Council and the Substance Abuse and Addictions Committee is gearing up to host a series of forums.

To educate the public on substance abuse and addictions, the Camden County Child Advocacy Council and the Substance Abuse and Addictions Committee is gearing up to host a series of forums.

"Join us as we take a look at what these substances look like and how to tell if you loved one is using them," the event flyer stated. "You will hear from substance abuse professionals, as well as law enforcement professionals, as we address this issue head on."

Speakers and professionals include Chris Williams, SRO Camdenton R-III; Jennifer Golden-Emory, Siblings Against Violence and Drugs; Bob Willis, Lighthouse Mission; Dwight Franklin, Camden County Sheriff; Laura Wright, Camdenton Police Chief and more.