What we fight for...
Our organization is dedicated to creating awareness of the need to treat substance-use disorders (SUD) and substance use with evidence, support, and compassion. We support the use of harm-reduction strategies, such as safe needle distribution programs, supervised consumption services, and access to life-saving medications such as naloxone. We advocate for evidence-based treatments, such as medication-assisted treatments including methadone and Suboxone. We believe that all addiction services should reflect valid and up to date research.
The stigma attached to addiction is often the most difficult barrier to overcome and is commonly rooted in misunderstanding. Our organization aims to educate society about substance-use and the way it impacts its victims, their families, and communities. Our goal is to communicate the solutions and move towards changing the way those afflicted with addiction issues are perceived, valued and treated by our community. People living with SUD need to be treated with respect and dignity and be eligible for the same compassion, resources, and healthcare dollars equal to any other person with an illness in our society.
Are you passionate about what we’re doing? We are always looking to expand our team with more committed and inspired individuals. Our volunteer opportunities are diverse and accommodate personal interests and skills. Let us know if you would like to join us on our push for change!
Whether you have made contributions through donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, we want to express our thanks. A meaningful change could never take place without the help of supporters like you.
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