New Canaan High Forum Focuses On Substance-Free Living

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Teens are parents alike are invited to take part in a forum Wednesday at New Canaan High School on substance-free living.

Bill Mitchell
Bill Mitchell Photo Credit: Contributed
Bruce Dechert
Bruce Dechert Photo Credit: Contributed

Organized by the New Canaan High School Ram Council, the evening features a presentation from Westport native Bill Mitchell, former co-owner of Mitchell’s Family of Stores, who will share his story of recovery. 

Also , Bruce Dechert of Mountainside Treatment Center in Canaan, will talk about how prevention can become part of your family's culture.

The event is set for 7:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the high school, 11 Farm Road. It is sponsored by the Ram Council and Mountainside. Teens are free and a donation is suggested of $10 for adults.

To register, contact Joyce Sixsmith at Walk-ins are welcome.

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