Recovery month events
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CORE ALTERT-DASA AND DMH MERGE
FY 2013 Budget Page
Substance Abuse Treatment Reduces Cost to Society: a powerpoint presentation by Dr. Dan Lustig.
WANT TO HELP?--VISIT OUR HOW TO HELP PAGE
Why fund addiction treatment, is it worth the money? See what the numbers say
CORE BY-LAWS approved May 20, 2011
Are you in recovery from alcohol or or drug problems? Know your Rights -a 16 page SAMHSA pamphlet
Speaking to a group or talking to others about CORE-Illinois? Here are some aids to help
"Growing Evidence Points to Peers Directly Affecting Client Outcomes"--As published in Mental Health Weekly on February 15, 2010
HIGHLIGHTS--Highlights of the 2008 National Survey on Drug Use and Health
How does Illinois compare? How do the Alcohol and Substance abuse policies of Illinois compare to the rest of the nation.
A DAY IN THE LIFE--a day in the life of American adolescents: substance abuse facts.
Did you know Faces and Voices of Recovery is sponsoring a Congressional caucus? Please go to Faces and Voices of Recovery if you would like to contact your congress Person to urge them to join the caucus.
Questions or comments? Contact:
John Reese MS, CAADC
Here are a couple of talking points* to use when discussing the need for increased spending of substance abuse treatment.