Various demographics and age groups.
Louis sat in on the panel for drug prevention and education. In attendance was the mayor of Massapequa, NY as well the Town Legislator and Senator Michael Venditto.
This was an important turning point for gaining awareness because with Louis giving expert advice and experience it demonstrated to families, council members, parents, and teachers that the face of addiction is changing.
This proved that no longer is it the homeless gentleman begging for change in the bad part of town, it is the white suburban youth that are being effected as well. Response has led to much community involvement and a continued growing awareness of addiction.