Thanks to the U.S. National Library of Medicine for this video on Naloxone and how it works. How Naloxone Saves Lives in Opioid Overdose ——————————————————————————————————————– Every life matters…(Read More)

Quite often, people ask how to dispose of the excess, expired, or unused medications they have in their home. The safest and best way to dispose of any medications is to find a medication disposal kiosk in your community. You can find a list of locations by clicking on your county below. Cayuga County Cortland…(Read More)

Check out the long list of links to Recovery Resources from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.  You can click here for their guide.  Thanks for putting this information together, HHS…(Read More)

Check out this website from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services if you have questions about the opioid epidemic, what opioids are, what you can do to keep medications out of the wrong hands & how you can find the right treatment services for you or your loved one.    Just remember…(Read More)

Marijuana Talk Kit


Thank you to the Partnership for Drug Free Kids for this handy ‘talk kit’.  If you are looking for some information about Marijuana & don’t know where to start looking, start here. 🙂    Marijuana_Talk_Kit &nbsp…(Read More)

October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month, and currently opioids are very much in the spotlight as a substance of misuse. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) reports that on average, 115 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. Too many people are still unaware that prescription opioids are often a gateway to heroin…(Read More)

Stomp Out Stigma Day


It is finally September!  Can you believe it?! It is technically still summer, but fall is quickly creeping up on us.    Now that Labor Day has passed, that means that The Great New York State Fair is over.  *insert sad face*   First & foremost, we cannot put into words how grateful we were…(Read More)

Check out this handy toolkit ‘Helping Faith-based and Community Leaders Bring Hope & Healing to Our Communities’ from our friends at the HHS Partnership Center.  Thanks to them for sharing their knowledge & helping everyone in the community understand the role they can play in the walk to recovery!    hhs-partnership-ctr-opioid…(Read More)

The Central Region Addiction Resource Center is officially beginning year 2. They say time flies when you are having fun, right? The work we do is more than just fun. The work we all do matters. The work we all do changes people’s lives. The work we all do forever shapes the future.  _______________________________________________________…(Read More)

Thank you to Shatterproof for another great resource to browse if you have questions about Opioids & Substance Use Disorders. Check it out!    All About Opioids from Shatterproof &nbsp…(Read More)