Grasp Press Release announcing new support groups

Date: October 2, 2015

Author: Stacy Moore BS, CPS, RCS (Ionia County Substance Abuse Initiative)

The Ionia County Substance Abuse Initiative (ICSAI) is eager to announce two new supports groups in Ionia County.  The success of current ICSAI sponsored groups such as: Families Anonymous, Narcotic Anonymous and SMART Recovery has assisted family members, loved ones, people in recovery, etc. cope with addiction and its affects.  Now two new support groups will be available as well. Grief Recovery after a Substance Passing (GRASP) and Ryan’s Friends: Kids healing kids after a loss through addiction/substance use.

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Overdose Awareness Day Radio Interview

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Our legislative partnership in PA

Naloxone Saves LivesBroken No More is partnering in Pennsylvania with Pennsylvania Overdose Prevention Action Network (POPAN) and the Drug Policy Alliance to get life-saving Good Samaritan and naloxone access legislation passed. If you are a Pennsylvania resident, hyper-arrow please click here now (this will only take you three minutes to complete) to tell your legislator that you support passage of HB2090, a Good Samaritan and naloxone access bill currently making it’s way though the PA legislature.