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Children and Marijuana Safety: Candelora and Carpino to Hold Online Forum

Posted on November 3, 2021

HARTFORD – House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora and State Rep. Christie Carpino are hosting a forum via Zoom regarding the dangers that marijuana poses to children. The legislators will host medical experts to educate parents and caretakers about accidental ingestion, overdoses in children, and what to watch for if you are concerned your child is using marijuana.

Guest speakers include experts from the CT Poison Control Center and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.


Wednesday, November 10th
7 to 8 P.M.

Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 816 5771 7770
Call in: 1 (646) 558-8656

Participants will be able to submit questions using the chat function during the meeting, or you can email questions ahead of time to

For those who can’t attend, the video will be shared on the Representatives’ websites following the event at, as well as on Facebook: @RepCarpino.