San Diego County
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 16, 2016
Thousands of North County San Diegans Learn How to Reduce Prescription Medication Misuse and Abuse
North San Diego County Association of REALTORS® Complete Safe Homes Coalition Keep Kids Safe Program
SAN DIEGO – The Safe Homes Coalition (SHC) and the North San Diego County Association of REALTORS® (NSDCAR®), announced today at their Carmel Valley Marketing session, the successful launch of a Keep Kids Safe Program aimed at reducing overdose deaths associated with the misuse and abuse of prescription medications. California Congressman Scott Peters attended the event.
“We aren’t just REALTORS® and Affiliates helping our clients buy and sell homes. We are an important part of this community and want our children safe. We’ve proven that there is indeed something that everyone can do to save a life. Become educated about the proper use, storage and disposal of these powerful medications. With your help, we can stem this epidemic that is causing many North San Diego families to lose the ones they love.” Said NSDCAR Coordinating Committee member, and project Leader Laurie Duffy. “It takes a village.”