Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recognizes September as recovery month in efforts to provide education about mental and substance use disorders and bring awareness to the fact that people can and do recover! The theme for recovery month is "Join the Voices for Recovery: Invest in Health, Home, Purpose, and Community."
Family members and loved ones of fire fighters have one of the most important roles in the fire service - being the support to someone who spends his/her time saving others.
An awesome news article was released today highlighting CBS News' recent visit with the IAFF Center of Excellence. The article showcases the Center of Excellence's resources for members seeking help with substance abuse, PTSD, and other behavioral health issues!
View the following video for the full story.
Specializes in a range of treatment options for first responders and military veterans. Programs include a dual diagnosis 28 day inpatient program, plus outpatient and sober living programs.
Facility that provides substance abuse and addiction treatment. Assisting men and women reclaim their lives from addiction to alcohol and other drugs and find life-long recovery. Experienced professionals will help you understand the disease of addiction, and address the underlying causes of abuse to promote real, long-term recovery.
A program run by the National Volunteer Fire Council. They have a help line, text based help service, and have also collected a list of many good resources for people looking for help and support.