Lorain County’s mental health board salutes first responders Sept. 20-26

Lorain County's mental health board is leading a first responders week of appreciation Sept. 20-26. (Photo Courtesy of Vincent Shoham)

LORAIN, Ohio -- First responders in Lorain County are receiving a big thank you for their efforts in “Bringing Help, Bringing Hope.”

As part of a statewide show of gratitude to first responders who regularly confront the opioid epidemic, the Lorain County Mental Health, Addiction and Recovery Services (MHARS) board is leading the county’s efforts for First Responders Week of Appreciation Sept. 20-26.