Resources & Education

December 7th, 2018

Preventing Relapse During the Holidays

The holidays can be especially difficult for people in recovery. Many work, social, and family parties will include alcohol, making it a tough time for those working to stay sober. Read more
November 26th, 2018

Meet the Addiction Open Access Partners

The Addiction Open Access Hotline is a 24/7 helpline (716-831-7007) available in Western New York. Read more
November 10th, 2018

Opioid Epidemic and Treatment Options

The opioid epidemic refers the widespread use of extremely powerful prescription painkillers. Typically prescribed for extreme pain due to chronic medical conditions or post operative pain, opioids can be helpful in the short term to treat pain. Read more
October 17th, 2018

New Resources from The American Society of Anesthesiologists

Physician anesthesiologists can help safely and effectively manage pain from surgery, injury or chronic conditions. Read more
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

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