Resources & Education

October 3rd, 2018

Resources for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: When to Step In and Help

When you finished raising your children and watched them walk out your front door to begin leading a life of their own, you likely experienced a mix of emotions: Pride in your mutual accomplishments, a twinge of loneliness, and even trepidation for what your life will mean as someone who is not 100 percent committed to parenthood. Read more
September 19th, 2018

Suicide Awareness: Risk Factors

If you notice a friend or loved one that may be contemplating suicide, don’t hesitate to enlist help. Read more
September 10th, 2018

Addiction Open Access Hotline FAQ

The Addiction Open Access Hotline is available for people living in Erie, Niagara, Allegany, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties. Read more
September 1st, 2018

Opioid Epidemic Update: What’s Happening in Our Community?

Every day, more than 115 people in the United States die after overdosing on opioids such as prescription painkillers, heroin, and synthetic opioids such as fentanyl. Read more
August 10th, 2018

Walk Toward a New Horizon 2018 – Save the Date

Horizon Health Services is preparing for its fifth annual Wellness Walk. The purpose of the walk is to gain funds for additional programs and education to better serve the needs of our community. Read more
August 10th, 2018

How to Talk About Addiction and Recovery: Words That Hurt and Words That Help

Most of us were raised to carefully consider the words we chose before speaking. Read more
July 30th, 2018

The Importance of Men’s Mental Health

Mental health, specifically depression and anxiety, represents one area that men and women handle differently. Read more
July 10th, 2018

Addiction Open Access 24/7 Hotline Now Available in WNY

Health care providers from all five counties are working together to ensure that everyone has rapid access to the care they need in their area. Read more
June 20th, 2018

Examining the Impact of Loneliness at Various Ages

Loneliness and social isolation can strike at any point in life from teen to senior years. Read more
June 13th, 2018

The Medical Marijuana Debate. Can Legalization Ease the Opiate Epidemic?

Opiate use in the United States has reached epidemic proportions. One hundred sixteen people die each day from opioid-related drug overdoses. Read more

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