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Panel discussion about opioid epidemic offered by Hartford HealthCare

Enfield — Jeff Hatch, a former New York Giants player recovering from addiction, will be among speakers at a panel discussion at Asnuntuck Community College on Sept. 29.

The forum, sponsored by the Hartford HealthCare Behaviorial Health Network, will take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in the college auditorium at 170 Elm St.

Along with Hatch, speakers will include: Sarah Howroyd, co-founder of the CT Heroin/Opioid Prevention and Education (HOPE) Initiative; Jennifer Kelly, founder of Justice's Fight; Karen Colt, program director at Natchaug Hospital's RiverEast Treatment Program in Vernon; and members of the Enfield Police Department. Patricia Rehmer, president of the Hartford HealthCare Behavioral Health Network, will be the moderator.

Admission is free. to RSVP, visit or call (855) 442-4373.



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