Drugs & Addiction

What You Need to Know

Drug overdoses in Fairfax County, particularly in our schools, are increasing rapidly. Many of us have friends or relatives impacted by a substance abuse disorder. We can all benefit from more information and support.

For more information, contact Carol Benson at cbenson@florisumc.org

A Seminar

On May 21, 2023, Floris UMC held a seminar, “Drugs & Addiction: What You Need to Know,” where experts discussed:

  • Drug trends in Fairfax County
  • Substance abuse risk factors and red flags
  • Substance abuse recovery resources
  • A hopeful recovery testimonial
Resources from the expert panel include:

In the News

ABC7 News – ‘We can’t just be content’: Herndon church equips members to recognize drug addiction

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