The United Way of Columbia and Montour Counties will hold a United in Recovery Employer Conference on Friday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Henry Hood Center on the campus of Geisinger Medical Center. There is no cost to attend and anyone is welcome.
This conference will feature several sessions designed to make employers better aware of various aspects of opioid awareness. Session topics include: supervisor training; benefits of an employee assistance program (EAP); signs and symptoms of substance misuse; drug testing in a drug-free workplace; tools and techniques for reasons suspicion; why hire those in recovery and more.
Sponsors of the event include the Chamber, Pine Barn Inn and Henry Dunn Insurance. Both a continental breakfast and lunch are included. Registration is preferred but not required, and can be done by emailing the United Way. For additional conference details or information about United in Recovery, visit the United Way’s website.