Resources & Education

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 “How to Talk About Addiction and Recovery: Words That Hurt and Words That Help”
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 “The Importance of Men’s Mental Health”
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 “Addiction Open Access 24/7 Hotline Now Available in WNY”
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 “Examining the Impact of Loneliness at Various Ages”
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 “The Medical Marijuana Debate. Can Legalization Ease the Opiate Epidemic?”
May 30th, 2018

Opiate Addiction FAQs. Your Questions, Answered.

Opiate addiction is a topic at the forefront of our nation’s collective conscious. Read more “Opiate Addiction FAQs. Your Questions, Answered.”
May 11th, 2018

Mother’s Day for Mothers of Addicts

“You need to take time for yourself.” Many of us have tried that turn of phrase on our moms, often right around this time of year when we annually honor their unlimited sacrifices. Read more “Mother’s Day for Mothers of Addicts”
April 8th, 2018

What Should You Ask Before Choosing a Rehab?

When someone you love needs addiction treatment, there’s no time to waste. It’s important to ask the right questions to find the treatment center that will meet your needs. Read more “What Should You Ask Before Choosing a Rehab?”
April 2nd, 2018

How Long Does It Take to Get Addicted to Opiates?

Every day, more than 115 Americans die after overdosing on opioids, including prescription pain relievers, illegal drugs such as heroin, and synthetic opioids such as fentanyl, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Read more “How Long Does It Take to Get Addicted to Opiates?”
March 6th, 2018

WARNING: Grey Death: Powerful and Deadly Opioid

What is Gray Death? Gray Death is an illicit opioid combination of powerful and dangerous drugs that have led to several fatal overdoses in the U.S. Read more “WARNING: Grey Death: Powerful and Deadly Opioid”

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