In the Media
HowardCenter was recently awarded a three-year accreditation—the highest level of accreditation—from CARF International (formerly known as the Commission of Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) for its San Remo Drive clinic, which provides medication assisted treatment for individuals with opioid dependence. Read more . . .
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 . . .