LEAF Council on Alcoholism and Addictions, Inc. - Affiliate of the Month - March 2017

LEAF Council on Alcoholism and Addictions, Inc. - Affiliate of the Month - March 2017
Leatherstocking Education on Alcoholism/Addictions Foundation LEAF is a private, nonprofit, volunteer health organization founded in 1982. Our goal is to reduce the serious personal, social and economic consequences of alcoholism, other drug addictions and associated problems. At LEAF, we identify community needs, advocate for policies that address local problems, and provide a range of quality programs that work right here in Otsego County. LEAF’s mission is: To prevent addictions and associated problems. To educate the community about the risks of excessive alcohol and other drug use and about alcoholism and other addictions as treatable family diseases. To encourage proper diagnosis, treatment and appropriate care for individuals and families. Over the years, many Otsego County residents have turned to LEAF for help and found themselves on the threshold of recovery. More than ever LEAF remains committed to reclaiming lives, strengthening families and building healthy communities in Otsego County. Visit their website Like...
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Burke Recovery - Affiliate of the Month - February 2017

Burke Recovery - Affiliate of the Month - February 2017
Mission: The mission of Burke Recovery is "to work collaboratively with community partners to provide education/prevention, treatment and recovery support services to all citizens of Burke County regardless of their ability to pay."The council is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of volunteers concerned about Burke County. We are a private, non-profit organization. The Council believes addiction to alcohol and or other substances is a chronic disease. We focus our efforts on education, prevention, treatment and recovery support services.Burke Recovery promotes public understanding and awareness that the alcoholic or chemically addicted person can be helped. We are committed to the alleviation of the suffering and to the improvement of the lives of all persons affected by substance abuse and/or dependency. Visit their website Like them on FacebookNCADD Affiliates
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Rockland Council on Alcoholism and other Drug Dependence, Inc.- Affiliate of the Month - January 2017

Rockland Council on Alcoholism and other Drug Dependence, Inc.- Affiliate of the Month - January 2017
Mission: The Mission of the Rockland Council on Alcoholism & Other Drug Dependence Inc. is to reduce the stigma of the disease of alcoholism and addiction; to help addicted persons, their families and concerned others to obtain appropriate services through referral services and advocacy; to increase public awareness about recovery; to provide support for the recovery community; to reduce the incidence of alcoholism and chemical dependency through prevention education and training.Visit their websiteLike them on FacebookNCADD Affiliates
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NCADD of Central Mississippi in Ridgeland, MS- Affiliate of the Month - December 2016

NCADD of Central Mississippi in Ridgeland, MS- Affiliate of the Month - December 2016
Mission: To increase awareness about the devastating effects of alcoholism and drug dependency on the individual, the family and the community. NCADD provides the opportunity for recovery through information, education and support. About: NCADD regards alcoholism and other drug addictions as treatable diseases; offers prevention programs for schools, organizations and communities; answers questions from the public, legislative bodies, and the media; and distributes a variety of publications. NCADD also offers information and referral services to children, teenagers, and adults seeking help with alcoholism, other drug dependencies and related problems. A majority of this information is available free of charge. Up-to-date information on both inpatient and outpatient treatment resources is provided on the community, state and national level. Funding is made possible through private donations and grants. Visit their websiteLike them on FacebookNCADD Affiliates
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The McShin Foundation, Richmond, VA - Affiliate of the Month - November 2016

The McShin Foundation, Richmond, VA - Affiliate of the Month - November 2016
About: The McShin Foundation is Virginia’s leading Peer to Peer Recovery Community Organization.We have been remarkably effective with the method of Peer to Peer Recovery Support Services (PPRSS) which employs recovering addicts and alcoholics to educate, mentor, and spread the message of recovery to individuals new in sobriety.Since its inception, the McShin Foundation has evolved in many directions. Amongst our 15,000 square foot recovery center and several recovery houses, we provide: Intervention and Recovery Services Recovery Housing Services Ongoing Recovery Support Community Resource Collaborative Services Recovery Education Recovery Advocacy Speaker Bureau Services Services are based on a method of Peer -to -Peer Recovery Support Services (PPRSS) that employs recovering addicts and alcoholics to educate, mentor, and spread the message of recovery to individuals new in sobriety. Like them on FacebookFollow them on TwitterNCADD Affiliates
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