Mountain Lake PBS is honored to create the Tristan Fund, celebrating the life of Tristan Carlton Hallock.

An MLJ Forum Discussion on the Opioid Crisis

SPARCC Coalition Members join us for a in-depth discussion on the impact the heroin and opioid epidemic is having in our community, and the work by SPARCC to focus attention on education, prevention, treatment and recovery efforts in the North Country.

Watch our full hour-long panel discussion including audience Q&A and interview with the documentary’s Director, Bruce Carlin.

Panelists include:

Connie Wille CEO – Champlain Valley Family Center Recovery Campus

John Bernardi – Executive Director United Way of the Adirondack Region

Michael Carpenter – CEO Northeast Group

Andrew Wylie – Clinton County District Attorney

Chris Mazella – Principal Peru High School

Terri Morse – Director Mental Health and Community Services-Essex County, NY/Substance Abuse Counselor St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Centers Saranac Lake

Suzanne Lavigne – Director of Community Services Franklin County NY