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  • Judging Addicted Parents

    Judging Addicted Parents

    It’s hard for people without the disease of addiction to understand it.  Very often you hear people say, just quit, it’s that simple.  If only it were that easy.  When you add children to the situation the judgment really comes out.  Even those with the disease that don’t have kids yet are likely to agree.  […]

  • Should We Be Focused On The Opioid Epidemic

    Should We Be Focused On The Opioid Epidemic

    It would be hard these days to find someone who hasn’t heard about the opioid epidemic.  In the past three years, there have been numerous stories daily on the news.  This is a huge win for activists who have been warning about the problem for years.  Are we missing something though?  Is too much time […]

  • What about the children victims of the opioid epidemic

    What About The Children Victims

    . The opioid epidemic doesn’t seem to be slowing down, as a matter of fact, it seems to be speeding up.  They say that addiction is a family disease, for no other addiction does this ring truer than with opioid addiction.  Families are being torn apart all over our country. What Happens Once CPS Is […]

  • People Don't Care About Addicts

    People Don’t Care About Addicts

    Its time we all face the facts, people don’t care about addicts.  Yesterday it came out that in 2016 more people died of drug overdoses than died in Vietnam.  Let that sink in for a minute.  IN 2016 MORE PEOPLE DIED OF DRUG OVERDOSES THAN DIED IN THE VIETNAM WAR.   This information has been reported […]

  • Should opioid drug dealers get death is caught?

    Donald Trump Wants To Put Drug Dealers To Death

    According to several articles published in the past couple of weeks, Donald Trump has expressed his desire to make selling opioid punishable by the death penalty said a senior White House staff.  Trump is obviously thinking way out of the box, but at least thinking, about what to do about opioid crisis our country is […]

  • Judging Addicted Parents

    Judging Addicted Parents

    It’s hard for people without the disease of addiction to understand it.  Very often you hear people say, just quit, it’s that simple.  If only it were that easy.  When you add children to the situation the judgment really comes out.  Even those with the disease that don’t have kids yet are likely to agree.  […]

  • Should We Be Focused On The Opioid Epidemic

    Should We Be Focused On The Opioid Epidemic

    It would be hard these days to find someone who hasn’t heard about the opioid epidemic.  In the past three years, there have been numerous stories daily on the news.  This is a huge win for activists who have been warning about the problem for years.  Are we missing something though?  Is too much time […]

  • What about the children victims of the opioid epidemic

    What About The Children Victims

    . The opioid epidemic doesn’t seem to be slowing down, as a matter of fact, it seems to be speeding up.  They say that addiction is a family disease, for no other addiction does this ring truer than with opioid addiction.  Families are being torn apart all over our country. What Happens Once CPS Is […]

  • People Don't Care About Addicts

    People Don’t Care About Addicts

    Its time we all face the facts, people don’t care about addicts.  Yesterday it came out that in 2016 more people died of drug overdoses than died in Vietnam.  Let that sink in for a minute.  IN 2016 MORE PEOPLE DIED OF DRUG OVERDOSES THAN DIED IN THE VIETNAM WAR.   This information has been reported […]

  • Should opioid drug dealers get death is caught?

    Donald Trump Wants To Put Drug Dealers To Death

    According to several articles published in the past couple of weeks, Donald Trump has expressed his desire to make selling opioid punishable by the death penalty said a senior White House staff.  Trump is obviously thinking way out of the box, but at least thinking, about what to do about opioid crisis our country is […]

  • Does Forced Drug Treatment Work?

    Does Forced Drug Treatment Work?

    It’s a question that has been asked by many people.  Does forced drug treatment work? What is forced drug treatment? Forced drug treatment is any drug treatment where the patient has two choices, go to treatment and stay or go to jail.  For most, the choice is easy enough and they choose drug treatment, but […]

  • Ben Afflecks Father On Ben’s Addiction

    Ben Afflecks Father On Ben’s Addiction

    Life as an A-list celebrity has lots of obvious perks. When you are trying to stop using drugs though, those perks are counterproductive. Just ask Ben Affleck or his brother. According to Tim Affleck, Ben’s dad, Ben is doing great in his recovery. Work makes it a little tougher, but Ben is doing awesome. Ben […]

  • Deadly fentanyl overdose deaths on the rise in Greene County, surpass heroin overdose deaths

    Deadly fentanyl overdose deaths on the rise in Greene County, surpass heroin overdose deaths

    On a recent Saturday night and with the kids in a relative’s care, Cory Bruce and his wife, Michelle Eynouf, decided to have an “adult night.” Before heading to the house for some rum drinks and to watch the Rams game, they stopped at a gas station near Glenstone Avenue and Division Street. They planned […]

  • 30 Charged in Big Drug Bust of Major Providence/Mass Drug Ring

    30 Charged in Big Drug Bust of Major Providence/Mass Drug Ring

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – The leaders of a large-scale heroin and fentanyl trafficking ring out of Providence were among 30 people arrested during a 10-month investigation and drug bust by the Providence Police Intelligence and Organized Crime Unit, the department announced Thursday. Johan Jimenez, 26, Mario Hernandez, 28, and Yosiel Rondon Vargas, 19, were all […]

  • Sweet Tarts Found To Be Laced With Xanax

    Warning To Parents After Candy Laced With Drugs Is Found In High School

    Last week a student was caught with Xanax laced Sweet Tarts, the candy. The police say that liquid Alprazolam is simply dropped onto each piece of candy, and as soon as it drys it is ready. Xanax is a powerful sedative which is highly addictive. Xanax is used to treat anxiety disorders. Side effects include: […]

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Our organization is a proponent of the disease model approach to addiction. We believe that addiction, like a cancer can be sent into remission and/or put to sleep. Addiction can be treated, not cured.  This community supports any and all drug treatment options with a proven success rate.  We are non-judgmental and support evidence based treatment.

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