A free community event and conversation on substance abuse is scheduled at the Phelps School Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 6 to 7 p.m.  

Rise Together, a team of national educators and advocates, will lead attendees in a discussion centered around Phelps youths and substance misuse prevention. National educators and storytellers will be featured. 

There will be a free meal offered at 5 p.m., prior to the discussion.  

For more information, visit weallrisetogether.org. The event is sponsored by the Phelps School District.

Rise Together is a nonprofit that is on a mission to prevent addiction by educating, engaging and empowering youths to use their voice for change, and breaking the silence around addiction and mental health.