In the Media
On May 28, HowardCenter Safe Recovery Program Coordinator Tom Dalton will be at the Turning Point in Middlebury from 1:00-5:00 p.m. to offer overdose rescue kits with Naloxone (Narcan) to community members. Read more . . .
Expert: No Simple Answers to Heroin Problem
May 05, 2014
Vermont is in the midst of its worst-ever heroin problem, a predicament that caused Gov. Peter Shumlin to spend his entire State of the State message to the Legislature in January on the subject.
Bob Bick, the director of mental health and substance abuse services for the HowardCenter, has worked in the addiction-treatment field for years and understands the complexities of addressing this problem. Read more . . .
Cindy Chittenden, a Community Friends Mentor, is highlighted in the United Way of Chittenden County's Volunteer of the Week Spotlight. Read more . . .