Heroes Against Heroin Humanitarian Awards Gala and
Fireworks Viewing Party to Support Transitions
Honoring those fighting on the front lines against the heroin epidemic
Transitions, Inc. will honor members of the Greater Cincinnati Community, who have been nominated by the community, to receive special recognition for their work in providing hope to those individuals, families and the community affected by heroin use. Award Winners will be honored at an Awards Gala and Fireworks Viewing Party on September 3, 2017 at the Metropolitan Club in Covington.
Nominations may be submitted beginning on July 1, 2017 through July 21, 2017 and must be received by Transitions no later than 5 PM. Nominations must be submitted on the Nomination Form provided. Completed nominations may be submitted in person, via email, fax or regular mail according to contact information at the bottom of the Nomination Form.
Nominations can be submitted for the following categories:
– An individual working to solve issues related to the heroin epidemic such as: a Legislator who worked hard to pass and enact funding to combat the heroin epidemic; Judge, Jailer, Sheriff, or any other elected official who is looking for creative ways to help people who use/used heroin and/or their families who are searching for resources.
– Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist, Health Department Official, Social Worker, Chemical Dependency Counselor, Police Officer, Attorney, Educator, Journalist or any other professional who is working on the front lines with people who use/used heroin and/or their families who are searching for resources.
– An individual who acts without being paid and is providing education, access to treatment, acting as advocates, volunteers, service providers and those who are in recovery creating help & hope for people who use/used heroin and/or their families searching for resources.
– An organization (including a church) that provides funding, education, awareness, harm reduction, advocacy services and support in relation to providing solutions for the heroin epidemic.
Corporate / Business
– An entity that: supports individuals in recovery by providing internships, apprenticeships, and jobs – especially to those with felonies who find it extremely difficult to find a job; helps to raise awareness about the heroin epidemic and community resources, including harm reduction; shines a light on projects that provide help & hope to people who use/used heroin and their families searching for resources.
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